Philine elegans Bergh, 1905

フィリネ・エレガンス Philine elegans
Photographed by
水谷京子
Location
Arakawa new yosuzinone, Isigaki Is and Yaeyama, Okinawa, Japan
Date
2018/05/25
Length
5mm
Depth
10.0m
Water temperature
28.0℃

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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