Phyllodesmium kabiranum  Baba, 1991

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Phyllodesmium kabiranum is characterized by a light brown or orange-brown colour and an opaque white line, of irregular width, running down the dorsal midline from the head to the tail. The basal half of the cerata is brownish and the upper half is whitish blue, sometimes whitish yellow. It rapidly drops off many of its cerata when disturbed (autotomise). Like other members of the genus Phyllodesmium it is what Bill Rudman calls "Solar-powered Sea Slugs".
More information on Phyllodesmium kabiranum are on Bill Rudman's Sea-Slug Forum!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2019), published 16 December 2019, Phyllodesmium kabiranum  Baba, 1991
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Cladobranchia/Phyllodesmium_kabiranum.htm


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