OKINAWAN
OPISTHOBRANCH OF THE WEEK

Hypselodoris maritima (Baba, 1949) 24mm

Opisthobranch of the Week Data

Taxonomy:

Frequency on Okinawa: Collection Data:
[brackets indicate range for all Okinawa-collected specimens of the species]


Species Account:

        Hypselodoris maritima is considered to be uncommon on Okinawa. I've collected eight of these beautiful dorids between 1 March, 1991 and 19 February, 1993. Several additional individuals were seen but neither photographed nor collected.


Page Date: 03 Feb '97
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