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Updated 9/13/2013

Family Phyllidiidae

HAWAII

Phyllidiella pustulosa

Firehouse, Oahu, 30 feet

 

Kewalo Pipe, Oahu, 50 feet

Kewalo Pipe, Oahu, 60 feet

 

Sea Tiger Wreck, Oahu, 85 feet

 

Haleiwa Trench, Oahu, 45 feet

Ulithi, Yap, 5 feet

 

Raja Ampat, Indonesia, 4 feet

Palau, 3 feet



Kaiaka Wall, Oahu, 60 feet

PUSTULOSE NUDIBRANCH

Common at scuba depths.  Pink pustules quite smooth, may appear green or gray at depth, mantle edge plain.  Similar to the rare Phyllidiopsis fissuratus.  Attains 3 inches.  Hawaii & the Indo-Pacific.