UNKNOWN OKINAWAN
OPISTHOBRANCH

Phyllodesmium sp. 7 (46mm)

Unknown Okinawan Opisthobranch Data

Taxonomy:

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


Species Account:

        Phyllodesmium sp. 7 is considered to be very rare on Okinawa as I have seen and collected only a single individual. The single animal was found upon a red octocoral; a sample of the octocoral was sent to CAS along with the Phyllodesmium.


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