Elysia sp. 2.

Superfamily: ELYSIOIDEA
Family: Elysiidae


Reported here from Kerama Is., nr Okinawa, Guam as well as the Marshall Islands. (see Clay Carlson message below).


Kerama Island, Japan. 5m depth, 15mm length, in May 1999, I observed 3 individuals. Their size were about 10 to 15mm. Inset showing orange-red spots. PHOTO: Atsushi Ono

Host algae is Tydemania expeditionis (Clay Carlson message).

Authorship details
Rudman, W.B., 1999 (June 24) Elysia sp. 2. [In] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/factsheet/elyssp2

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