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Elysia cf. ornata can be distinguished by very fleshy parapodia whereas Elysia ornata has thin parapodias. The parapodias form 3 siphons, the black parapodial margin and a submarginal yellow or orange band are interrupted between the siphons.
This species is Elysia sp. 2 in IPN on page 80
Gosliner, Terrence M., David W. Behrens & Ángel Valdés. 2008. Indo-Pacific Nudibranchs and Sea Slugs. Sea Challengers Natural History Books.
Gig Harbor, Washington. 426pp.
More information on Elysia cf. ornata as Elysia sp. 11 are on Bill Rudman's Sea-Slug Forum!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2016), published 18 February 2016, Elysia cf. ornata (Swainson, 1840)
available from http://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Sacoglossa/Elysia_ornata_cf.htm