Glossodoris sp. 3 (42mm)

Unknown Okinawan Opisthobranch Data


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

Species Account:

        Glossodoris sp. 3 is considered to be very rare on Okinawa as the featured animal is the only one collected. The animal was found crawling on the upper surface of a gorgonian sea fan which had been dislodged from the substrate and was lying in a horizontal position on the surface of open sand.

Page Date: 12 May '97
Page Modification Date: 16 Feb '04
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