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Updated 9/13/2013

Family Phyllidiidae


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


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.