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Species of Tubulophilinopsis are usually found burrowing through sand or mud.
This species was posted on 7 August 2003 at these websites as Philinopsis lineolata (H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854) [Aglaja], Zamora-Silva & Malaquias (2017) moved it
into the new genus Tubulophilinopsis Zamora-Silva & Malaquias, 2017.
Andrea Zamora-Silva and Manuel António E. Malaquias Molecular phylogeny of the Aglajidae head-shield sea slugs (Heterobranchia: Cephalaspidea): new evolutionary lineages revealed and proposal of a new classification
Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 2017, XX, 1-51
available online at https://academic.oup.com/zoolinnean/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/zoolinnean/zlx064/4584517
More information on Tubulophilinopsis lineolata as Philinopsis lineolata are on Bill Rudman's Sea Slug Forum!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2018), published 17 January 2018, Tubulophilinopsis lineolata (H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854)
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Cephalaspidea/Tubulophilinopsis_lineolata.htm