Platydoris sp. 4 from Japan

March 11, 2006
From: Sayoko Matsuda

Dear Dr.Bill

I found this sea slug under a stone.Water temperature:17­° C. I think this is probably Platydoris sp.4 of your site.

Locality: Otsuki-cyo Issai (the Pacific coasts of Japan), 13 m, Kochi Prefecture Japan, Pacific Ocean, 23 April 2005, Under the stone. Length: 40 mm. Photographer: Kouji Ueno.

Yours sincerely,

Sayoko Matsuda, 2006 (Mar 11) Platydoris sp. 4 from Japan. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

Thanks Sayo,
Bill Rudman


Platydoris sp. 4

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