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Updated 5/25/2017

Family Chromodorididae

HAWAII

Verconia varians

 

Portlock, Oahu, 30 feet

VARIABLE NOUMEA

Uncommon in rocky areas at any depth.  Central white stripe constricted into 2 or 3 sections, never continuous as in Verconia sp. 4.  Gills & rhinophores tipped with purple, not orange.  Attains 0.75 inch.  Formerly known as Noumea varians.  Hawaii & the Indo-Pacific.