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Hallaxa indecora - picture: Danny Van Belle - Location: Puerto Galera - Philippines - divesite: The giant clams - depth: 20m

Hallaxa indecora

Order: NUDIBRANCHIA
Suborder: EUCTENIDIACEA
Infraorder: DORIDACEA
Superfamily: DORIDOIDEA
Family: ACTINOCYCLIDAE
Genus: Hallaxa
Species : Hallaxa indecora

Hallaxa indecora

DISTRIBUTION

Known from the Gulf of Aden to the western Pacific of the Philippines, Japan, New Caledonia, Indonesia and American Samoa.

The body is light to dark purplish plum white pigment spots may be present on the notum and on the tip of the rhinophores. Found under coral rubble on shallow reefs.

Hallaxa indecora

Hallaxa indecora - picture: Danny Van Belle - Location: Puerto Galera - Philippines - divesite: The giant clams - depth: 20m