Doris cameroni

Camerons sea lemon | nudibranch
Doris cameroniDoris cameroni, Port Stephens, NSW, Photo: Tom Davis
Doris cameroniDoris cameroni, Coffs Harbour, NSW, Photo: Ian Shaw
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Doris cameroni
Doris cameroni


Temperate Australasia


Colour varies from pale yellow to orange. There are black spots on the mantle.


Max Size: 3 cm

Sea Temperature Range: 13-22.3°C

Depth: N/A

Habitat Generalization Index: N/A

Also referred to as the SGI (Species Generalisation Index), this describes the habitat niche breadth of the species. Species with values less than 15 are found in a relatively narrow range of reef habitat types (specialists), while those over 25 may be found on most hard substrates within their range (generalists). Learn more here.

Conservation and Rarity

IUCN Status: Not Evaluated

Occurrence: Infrequent (1.3% of sites)

Occurrence describes how often the species is found on surveys within its distribution. It is calculated as the % of reef sites surveyed by RLS divers across all the ecoregions in which the species has been observed

Abundance: Solitary (1 per transect)

Abundance is calculated as the average number of individuals recorded per RLS transect, where present.

Edit by: Nicola Davis