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Phestilla viei Mehrotra, Caballer & Chavanich, 2020

HOLOTYPE

Specimen

MNHN-IM-2000-28508
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Taxonomy

Mollusca
Gastropoda
Nudibranchia
Trinchesiidae
Phestilla viei Mehrotra, Caballer & Chavanich, 2020

Origin

Lighthouse Bay
"collected from the surface of host coral Pavona explanulata at 9 m depth, Lighthouse Bay (type locality), 10° 7′ 14.95″ N–99° 50′ 36.06″ E, Koh Tao, Thailand, March 6, 2019"

Determination

HOLOTYPE
, . - A new species of coral-feeding nudibranch (Mollusca: Gastropoda) from the Gulf of Thailand https://doi.org/10.1007/s12526-020-01050-2. Marine Biodiversity 50:36
 
Citation: p. 5 fig. 1-2 (d.o.)