OKINAWA SLUG SITE

Elysiella pusilla Bergh, 1872 (9mm / from 1.5m)

Elysiella pusilla Bergh, 1872 (14mm / from 1.5m)
Taxonomy:

        The above two images are part of a single collection number (RFB #2531-D), made up of 4 separate individual animals, simultaneously collected from the same colony of Halimeda alga. These two images, especially that of the lower 14mm animal, illustrate the cylindrical form of the species.

NOTE: This page in re presentation with Opisthobranch of the Week, Elysiella pusilla.

Page Date: 17 Sep '01
Page Modification Date: 09 Mar '05
Digitally manipulated photo
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