Goniobranchus galactos

Goniobranchus galactos

Goniobranchus galactos

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Goniobranchus galactos

Goniobranchus galactos is a species of colourful sea slug, a dorid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusc in the family Chromodorididae.

Appearance

Goniobranchus galactos is a chromodorid nudibranch with a white mantle, white gills and rhinophores. It has an orange band at the edge of the mantle and a distinctive submarginal band of purple with small opaque white spots scattered densely on this.

Distribution

Geography

This species is only known from Enewetak Atoll, Marshall Islands.

References

1. Goniobranchus galactos Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goniobranchus_galactos

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