species: Bulaceros porcellanus in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Bulaceros porcellanus

©Barbara Banks: Bulaceros porcellanus at Mermaid Cove, Lizard Island.

©Barbara Banks: Bulaceros porcellanus at Clam Garden, Lizard island
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Platyhelminthes
Class Rhabditophora
Order Polycladida
Family Pseudocerotidae
Genus Bulaceros
Species Bulaceros porcellanus



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


References that assist with identification

  • Newman, L.J. and L.R.G. Cannon (2003). Marine flatworms: The world of polyclads CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood, Vic.

Other references

  • Newman, L.J. and L.R.G. Cannon (1996). Bulaceros, new genus, and Tytthosoceros, new genus (Platyhelminthes: Polycladida) from the Great Barrier Reef, Australia, and Papua New Guinea, Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, 44(2): 479-492. LIRS catalog number 477.