WoRMS name details

Placobranchus ocellatus van Hasselt, 1824

221073  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:221073)

 unaccepted
Species
marine
Not documented
Description Body is broad, truncate, and rather flattened, up to 4 cm long. Ground colour is usually pale green, beige, or cream with...  
Description Body is broad, truncate, and rather flattened, up to 4 cm long. Ground colour is usually pale green, beige, or cream with large ocelli of cream, brown, pink, and purple in varying shades. The sole also has ocelli. Their diet is unknown. Habitat: sheltered, shallow water habitats with stones or gravel and silt. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Placobranchus ocellatus van Hasselt, 1824. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=221073 on 2021-07-28
Date
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by
1998-09-02 12:07:28Z
created
1999-06-13 19:38:10Z
changed
2010-02-10 09:45:04Z
changed
2010-08-11 11:30:55Z
changed
2016-06-09 18:19:04Z
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basis of record Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From other sources
Description Body is broad, truncate, and rather flattened, up to 4 cm long. Ground colour is usually pale green, beige, or cream with large ocelli of cream, brown, pink, and purple in varying shades. The sole also has ocelli. Their diet is unknown. Habitat: sheltered, shallow water habitats with stones or gravel and silt. Distribution: Indo-Pacific. [details]