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Updated 4/24/2013

Family Chromodorididae

HAWAII

Goniobranchus sp. 5   

Tug Pier, Midway Atoll, 20 feet

 

Cargo Pier, Midway Atoll, 10 feet

 

Cargo Pier, Midway Atoll, 10 feet

MIDWAY RED-SPOTTED NUDIBRANCH

Most common slug at Midway in 1999-2000.  Attains 2 inches.  An undescribed species endemic to the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.  Formerly assigned to the genus Chromodoris.