Philine elegans Bergh, 1905

フィリネ・エレガンス Philine elegans
Photographed by
Manabu Kakegawa
Location
Wannai, Osezaki, Nishiizu, Japan
Date
2020/06/26
Length
5mm
Depth
1.0m
Water temperature
21.0℃

MORPHOLOGY

The living animal is uniformly white and approximately 1 cm in length. The cephalic shield is longer than the posterior shield. The parapodial lobes are thin, and the posterior notch is deep.

DISTRIBUTION

Specimens have been found from Saleh Bay, Subawa Island (type locality), and Flores Island, Indonesia (Bergh, 1905; present study) and Luzon Island, Philippines (present study).

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