Polynesian & NW Pacific specimens
Moorea, French Polynesia, August 2000. Approx 3mm long. Photo: Daniel Geiger.
Placida dendritica is either a cosmopolitan species or there are a complex of very similar looking species found in various parts of the world. See Kathe Jensen's comments suggesting that there could be three genera on this page.
Rudman, W.B., 2000 (December 18) Placida? dendritica? Polynesian & NW Pacific specimens. [In] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/factsheet/placden2
Re: Okinawa Placida sp.?
From: Cynthia Trowbridge, March 22, 2005
Re: Okinawa Placida sp.
From: Kathe R. Jensen, June 21, 2002
Okinawa Placida sp.
From: Bob Bolland, June 20, 2002
Re: Placida dendritica (?) from French Polynesia
From: Kathe R. Jensen, February 16, 2002
Placida dendritica (?) from French Polynesia
From: Daniel L. Geiger, December 20, 2000
Placida dendritica? from Taiwan
From: Jui-Sheng Chang, March 11, 2000