FEATURED OKINAWAN MARINE INVERTEBRATE
Pseudoceros imitatus

The following two images are of both the opisthobranch mollusc (Phyllidiella pustulosa) and the polyclad flatworm (Pseudoceros imitatus)
(All images on this page are from Okinawa)
Upper: Phyllidiella pustulosa (Cuvier, 1804) (rfb #3157-A / 39mm / from 20ft)
Lower: Pseudoceros imitatus Newman, Cannon & Brunckhorst, 1994 (rfb #3157-B / 37mm / from 20ft)
(lab photo)


Upper: Phyllidiella pustulosa (Cuvier, 1804) (rfb #2684 / 39mm / from 10ft)
Lower: Pseudoceros imitatus Newman, Cannon & Brunckhorst, 1994 (rfb #2683 / 31mm / from 35ft)
(lab photo)


The following five images are of the opisthobranch mollusc, Phyllidiella pustulosa:
Photo only / size & depth not recorded


Photo only / size & depth not recorded
(a mating pair)


Photo only / size not recorded / from 20ft)


Photo only / size not recorded / from 60ft)


Photo only (size not recorded / from 160ft)


Pseudoceros imitatus Newman, Cannon & Brunckhorst, 1994


Taxonomy:
  • Phylum: Platyhelminthes
  • Class: Rhabditophora
  • Order: Polycladida
  • Family: Pseudocerotidae
NOTE: This page in re presentation with the current featured Okinawa marine invertebrate: Pseudoceros imitatus.

Page Date: 01 Feb '18
Page Modification Date: 01 Feb '18
Digitally manipulated photo
Copyright © 2018 Robert F. Bolland