Okenia sp. 02 Genus: Menke, 1830
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Okenia sp. 02 has an translucent orange body colour, with a pattern of translucent regions.
The rhinophores are translucent orange with whitish tips. The elongate lateral papillae are white, some of them basally orange.
There are numerous short dorsal papillae, translucent with white tips. The gills are translucent orange with white tips.
Distinctive are the two extrmely long, branched appendages at the posteroiror end of the dorsum, also translucent orange
with whitish apices.
To my knowledge are these the only pictures of this species, it is not in IPN nor at the internet!
How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2020), published 20 September 2020, Okenia sp. 02 Genus: Menke, 1830