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Unknown Nudis from Komodo

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#1 Karen Honeycutt

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Posted 09 February 2013 - 12:49 PM

This guy looks very common, but I can find nothing in my ID books with this bump placement and coloration.

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Posted 10 February 2013 - 09:08 AM

That's one of Marli's "favorite" groups - the lumpy-bumpies. My guess is a green form of Phyllidiella pustulosa, one of the most common species in the Indo-Pacific.

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Posted 10 February 2013 - 06:31 PM

Some scientists think that this green form is a different species, but for now, this Lumpy Bumpy is P. pustulosa.
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