OKINAWAN
OPISTHOBRANCH OF THE WEEK

Phyllodesmium hyalinum Ehrenberg, 1831 (18mm)

Opisthobranch of the Week Data

Taxonomy:

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


Species Account:

        Phyllodesmium hyalinum is considered to be rare on Okinawa as I have seen and collected a total of eight individuals over a period of more than twenty-five years of diving in local waters.


Page Date: 19 Jan '98
Page Modification Date: 01 Mar '15
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