Sagaminopteron ornatum Tokioka & Baba, 1964
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Sagaminopteron ornatum is characterized by its bright
and colourful colour pattern. The dorsum and the parapodia are violet or pale violet,
both the siphon and the flagellum are bright orange/red. The parapodia have in some specimens
a white marginal band.
When disturbed Sagaminopteron ornatum can vigorously flap the greatly enlarged
parapodia and swim for some minutes.
More information on Sagaminopteron ornatum are on
Bill Rudman's Sea Slug Forum!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2019), published 31 October 2019, Sagaminopteron ornatum Tokioka & Baba, 1964