Picture details
Genus Thysanozoon
Species sp.
Family Pseudocerotidae
Order Polycladida
Location Batangas, Philippines
Length about 20 mm
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Comments This pseudocerotid flatworm (upper image) resembles several yellow-dotted sea slugs (Order: Nudibranchia) of the family Chromodorididae (lower left: Risbeciapulchella Ruppell & Leuckart, 1828 and lower right Chromodoris marislae Bertsch, 1973.

Check out the introductory pages to find more examples for the amazing nudibranch - flatworm mimicry!

ID by Leslie Newman