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  • Marine Biodiversity Records, Volume 5
  • February 2012, e14

First record of Spurilla neapolitana (Mollusca: Nudibranchia: Aeolidiidae) on the central coast of Peru (Humboldt Current Upwelling Ecosystem)

  • Roberto A. Uribe (a1) and Aldo S. Pacheco (a2)
  • DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1755267211001138
  • Published online: 21 February 2012
Abstract

Members of the genus Spurilla are nudibranchs with circumtropical distribution. Spurilla neapolitana is reported for the first time inhabiting subtidal soft-bottom habitats of the central coast of Peru. Adult specimens were found in Bahía Ferrol (09°04′S 78°35′W) at 10 m depth in November of 2009. Spurilla neapolitana is characterized by the presence of a long body with numerous cerata along the dorsal side of the body and a distinctive orange colouring with white dots. This finding extends the geographical range of Spurilla spp. into the south-eastern Pacific and adds a new contribution to the macro-mollusc diversity thriving in the Humboldt Current Upwelling Ecosystem.

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Correspondence should be addressed to: R.A. Uribe, Programa de Doctorado en Ciencias Aplicadas Mención, Sistemas Marinos Costeros, Instituto de Investigaciones Oceanológicas, Universidad de Antofagasta, Avenida Angamos 601, PO Box 170, Antofagasta, Chile email: uribealzamora@gmail.com
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