Haliotis tuberculata fernandesi Owen & Afonso, 2012
Distribution: Cabo Verde archipelago.
Size up to 67mm.

3m deep, under rock, Curral Beach, Santa Luzia island, Cabo Verde archipelago. 42,4mm.
Original pictures: © Fr. Frydman (FR).
2-3m deep, same spot. 42,3mm.
Original pictures: © Fr. Frydman (FR).
3m deep, same spot. 36,7mm.
Original pictures: © P. Ryall (AU).
3m deep, same spot. 38,7mm.
This one shows the color-set of H. marmorata speciosa Reeve, 1846.
Original picture: © P. Ryall (AU).
Variations in sculpture. Sao Vicente (21,5mm) and Santa Luzia (up to 67mm).
Original picture: © P. Ryall (AU).

All pics © Olivier Caro