species: Phanerophthalmus smaragdinus in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Phanerophthalmus smaragdinus

©Ingo Burghardt: Phanerophthalmus smaragdinus¬†from Lizard Island, lab photo
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Cephalaspidea
Family Haminoeidae
Genus Phanerophthalmus
Species Phanerophthalmus smaragdinus



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



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Web resources


  • Vonnemann, V., M. Schroedl, A. Klussmann-Kolb and H. Waegele (2005). Reconstruction of the phylogeny of the Opisthobranchia (Mollusca: Gastropoda) by means of 18S and 28S rRNA gene sequences, Journal of Molluscan Studies, 71: 113-125. LIRS catalog number 1177.
  • 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.