species: Phyllodesmium macphersonae in Lizard Island area: all known taxa (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Phyllodesmium macphersonae

©Ingo Burghardt: Phyllodesmium macphersonae at Lizard Island

©Ingo Burghardt: Phyllodesmium macphersonae at Lizard Island
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Nudibranchia
Family Facelinidae
Genus Phyllodesmium
Species Phyllodesmium macphersonae



Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • Waegele, H., M.J. Raupach, I. Burghardt, Y. Grzymbowski and K. Haendeler (2010). Chapter 1: Solar powered seaslugs (Opisthobranchia, Gastropoda, Mollusca): incorporation of photosynthetic units: a key character enhancing radiation? in: Evolution in Action. Glaubrecht, M. (Ed.). Springer-Verlag, Berlin. LIRS catalog number 1372.