Small sacoglossan found in shallow water on algae.
The base body colour is a transparent white but
an intense orange-brown pigment is present on
the dorsum with purplish blotches near the head.
The cerata are numerous, almost skittle-shaped,
with an intense orange brown colour at the base
and a dark purple colour is present up to the tips.
Rhinophores are present as two short folded
tentacles with a wide transparent band at the
edge. Size range of specimens: 1-4mm. Rare.
Specific characteristics:An unmistakable species
which is distinct from all other sacoglossans, the
colour and folded tentacles are the key