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Sagaminopteron ornatum  Tokioka & Baba, 1964

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Sagaminopteron ornatum is characterized by its bright and colourful colour pattern. The dorsum and the parapodia are violet or pale violet, both the siphon and the flagellum are bright orange/red. The parapodia have in some specimens a white marginal band.
When disturbed Sagaminopteron ornatum can vigorously flap the greatly enlarged parapodia and swim for some minutes.
More information on Sagaminopteron ornatum are on Bill Rudman's Sea Slug Forum!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2016), published 20 January 2016, Sagaminopteron ornatum  Tokioka & Baba, 1964
available from http://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Cephalaspidea/Sagaminopteron_ornatum.htm