Ascidiophilla alba  Newman, 2002

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Those specimens on the internet which are identified as Ascidiophilla alba and the above specimens are characterized by its greenish/white colour with round greenish spots, they are almost always found on the ascidian Didemnum molle (Herdman 1886).They do not fit the description in Newman (2002), but might be colour forms of Ascidiophilla alba because they are associated with the same ascidian species.
Let me quote Newman (2002): "DESCRIPTION. Dorsal and ventral surfaces semi-transparent, mottled opaque and transparent white. Dorsal margin opaque with small red dots. Entire dorsal surface covered with about 20 short rounded papillae, cerebral eyespot in light orange-brown area."
Newman, L.J. 2002 5 31: A new euryleptid flatworm (Platyhelminthes, Polycladida) associated with a colonial ascidian from the Great Barrier Reef.
Memoirs of the Queensland Museum 48(1): 169-1672 Brisbane. ISSN 0079-8835.
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2017), published 18 September 2017, Ascidiophilla alba  Newman, 2002
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Look-alike/Platyhelminthes/Ascidiophilla_alba/Select.htm