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Molluscs of Tasmania

Onchidorididae: Acanthodoris metulifera Bergh, 1905 (‘cone-bearing sea-slug’)

Synonym(s): metulifera Bergh, 1905.
Typical body-length 20 mm. Lives subtidally and offshore. Native. Endemic to southeastern Australia (TAS and VIC).


Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Heterobranchia
Order: Euctenidiacea – Doridacea
Superfamily: Onchidoridoidea
Family: Onchidorididae
Genus: Acanthodoris

Localities for Acanthodoris metulifera
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