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Hypselodoris bennetti

(Angas, 1864)

Ken Thongpila Up close and personal :-) Hypselodoris bennetti - Mating

Message posted on NUDIBRANCH LOVERS on 20 Jan 2012
Doug Anderson Hypselodoris bennetti, Bare Island. Olympus E-520, Oly Zuiko 50mm macro, f7.1, 1/125

Alistair Merrifield Nice one - an oldie, but a goodie.

Kimberly M. Porter I love nudi's

Ken Thongpila That's great shot Doug :-) One thing I always learn from you is think about BG before shot as I need to improve with that more often.. And this shot is reminding me that again :-) Thank you...

Message posted on Underwater Macro Photographers on 08 Feb 2012
Mark Springs Nudibranch Taken at bare island sydney

Gary Cobb This is Hypselodoris bennetti an endemic to Australia

Mark Springs Thanks Gary Cobb

Mark Farrer Merimbula Wharf 26/10/12 10mtrs of water approx 70mm long

Ashley Missen Hypselodoris bennetti

Mark Farrer Thanks Ash was really happy to find these guys

Blogie Robillo Pretty!

Mark Farrer That they are Blogie

Gary Cobb ...also endemic to Australia!

Diver Jay Must have been some good eatin under the ledge. From Shellharbour Bushrangers bay @ 4mtrs Some of the very common faces around there.

Gary Cobb Noyce, can you ID the critters?

Patrik Good The left and right ones are easy. I don't think we see the middle one often up here. Couldn't find it in the databases either (closest match was a Ceratosoma of some sort). What is it?

Kelly Shelley I'm pretty sure the middle one is Ceratosoma brevicaudatum hard to tell from this shot but I was with Jay when he took this.

Patrik Good You are probably right, Kelly. A pretty good colour and pattern match, cf. http://www.nudipixel.net/photo/00019781/

Ashley Missen You Have a Hypselodoris bennetti (blue one yellow border - middle one is a Ceratosoma brevicaudatum and the end one is a glosssodoris atromarginata - Cheers Ash -- Nice find to get them all in the one pic - it's like a family shot

Diver Jay Ah beaten to it :{ LOL :} I would love to know what they where all heading for???

Ashley Missen just a family meeting - it is christmas time after all - they do all belong to the same family

Diver Jay Not a great photo, was just taken by how clear the body is. Shark Island Southern sydney at 6 mtrs :}

Ashley Missen Hypselodoris bennetti Angas 1864

Gaetano Dario Gargiulo Right at the center of the action...

Tom Hobock Great Picture Gaetano,so nice to see looks like your having fun !! : D

Ron Silver Hypselodoris bennetti

Stuart Pearce Great shot :)

Message posted on The Global Diving Community on 08 Oct 2013
Animalia (Kingdom)
  Mollusca (Phylum)
    Gastropoda (Class)
      Heterobranchia (Subclass)
        Opisthobranchia (Infraclass)
          Nudibranchia (Order)
            Euctenidiacea (Suborder)
              Doridacea (Infraorder)
                Doridoidea (Superfamily)
                  Chromodorididae (Family)
                    Hypselodoris (Genus)
                      Hypselodoris bennetti (Species)
Associated Species