Sea Slug, Florida Regal Doris

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Sea Slug, Florida Regal Doris

Scientific name: Felimare picta (Schultz in Philippi, 1836)

Common name: Florida Regal Doris or Goddess

Species Codes for Trip Ticket Reporting:
Marine Life Code: 740 - Sea slug, FL regal doris (=Greek goddess)

License and Endorsements Required for Commercial Harvest:
SPL - Saltwater Products License
RS - Restricted Species Endorsement
ML - Marine Life Endorsement

* These are unofficial designations, please see Florida Administrative Code Chapter 68B for specifics, https://www.flrules.org/.

 


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