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Created 1/31/2014

Family Limapontiidae

HAWAII

Costasiella kuroshimae

 


Kewalo Marine Lab, Oahu
 

KUROSHIMA SLUG

Rare on green algae in shallow water.  Orange and red blotch behind the eyes, color of cerata somewhat variable.  Named for Kuroshima (Black Island) in Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.  Attains 7mm.  Hawaii & the Indo-West Pacific.