Bullock's Hypselodoris

Bullock's Hypselodoris Bullock's Hypselodoris
Bullock's Hypselodoris

Credit: Emmy Ahlen

Bullock's Hypselodoris Hypselodoris bullockii
Description

Bullock's Hypselodoris (Hypselodoris bullockii) is a medium-size nudibranch from the Hypselodoris genus of the Chromodorididiae family. It's usually purple in colour with orange rhinophores, but variations in its colour can cause confusion and misidentification among similar species.

Scientific Rank
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:
Mollusca (Mollusks / Molluscs)
Class:
Gastropoda
Order: Nudibranchia (Nudibranchs)
Family: Chromodorididae (Chromodorididae)
Genus: Hypselodoris (Hypselodoris)
Species: Hypselodoris bullockii
Size
Average Size: 9 centimetres

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