species: Pseudoceros indicus in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Pseudoceros indicus

©Barbara Banks: Unidentified flatworm 7 at Lizard Island, about 20 mm long

©Barbara Banks: Unidentified flatworm 7 at Clam Garden, Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Pseudoceros indicus in the Lizard Island lagoon.
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Platyhelminthes
Class Rhabditophora
Order Polycladida
Family Pseudocerotidae
Genus Pseudoceros
Species Pseudoceros indicus



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Averaging 2 cm (length)



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Newman, L.J. and P. Schupp (2002). A new species of pseudocerotid flatworm (Platyhelminthes, Polycladida) from the Indo-Pacific. Micronesica, 34: 177-184. LIRS catalog number 1633.
  • Riyansky, A. (2021). Marine Flatworms of the Tropical Indo-Pacific Reef Id Books.