Atys sp. 05  Genus: de Montfort, 1810

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Atys sp. 05 is an undescribed or unidenfied species of the genus Atys, family Haminoeidae Pilsbry, 1895. It characterized by a tranlucent whitish shell with some reddish spots, and by a transcendent whitish body with minute brown/black spots.
Species of the family Haminoeidae are herbivorous cephalaspideans.
The above specimen was was identified by Dr. Richard Willan, thanks! He writes pers. comment:
"This is an Atys sp. because of the incised spiral lines on the shell."
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2021), published 4 March 2021, Atys sp. 05  Genus: de Montfort, 1810
available from https://www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Cephalaspidea/Atys_sp_05.htm


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