species: Phyllidia coelestis in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Phyllidia coelestis

©Barbara Banks: Phyllidia coelestis at Eagle Island near Lizard Island. Note that black lines on dorsal surface do not reach the margin.

©Barbara Banks: Phyllidia coelestisat Eagle Island near Lizard Island. There is no black line on the foot sole.

©Brogan Mancell: Phyllidia coelestis at Clam Garden, Lizard Island. Note that black lines on dorsal surface do not extend to the margin.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Nudibranchia
Family Phyllidiidae
Genus Phyllidia
Species Phyllidia coelestis



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.


Similar taxa


©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Waegele, H., I. Burghardt, N. Anthes, J. Evertsen, A. Klussman-Kolb and G. Brodie (2006). Species diversity of opisthobranch molluscs on Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia, In: Contemporary studies into the systematics and evolution of opisthobranch molluscs, (Eds. G. Brodie, S. Fahey and F.E. Wells), Records of the Western Australian Museum, Supplement 69: 33-59. LIRS catalog number 1036.