species: Ardeadoris egretta in taxonomy (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Ardeadoris egretta

©Anne Hoggett: Ardeadoris egretta at Lizard Island

©Barbara Banks: Ardeadoris egretta Clam Garden, Lizard Island, Nov 2014

©Mike Bok: Ardeadoris egretta from Lizard island (aquarium photo).
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Nudibranchia
Family Chromodorididae
Genus Ardeadoris
Species Ardeadoris egretta



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Rudman, W.B. (1990). The Chromodorididae (Opisthobranchia: Mollusca) of the Indo-West Pacific: further species of Glossodoris, Thorunna and the Chromodoris aureomarginata colour group, Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 100: 263-326. LIRS catalog number 304.
  • Waegele, H., I. Burghardt, N. Anthes, J. Evertsen, A. Klussman-Kolb and G. Brodie (2006). Species diversity of opisthobranch molluscs on Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia, In: Contemporary studies into the systematics and evolution of opisthobranch molluscs, (Eds. G. Brodie, S. Fahey and F.E. Wells), Records of the Western Australian Museum, Supplement 69: 33-59. LIRS catalog number 1036.
  • Winters, A.E., A.M. White, A.S. Dewi, I.W. Mudianta, N.G. Wilson, L.C. Forster, M.J. Garson and K.L. Cheney (2018). Distribution of defensive metabolites in nudibranch molluscs. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 44: 384-396. LIRS catalog number 2238.