Thysanozoon sp.

Also known as: Acanthozoon sp.

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

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Thysanozoon sp. from Anilao, Philippines
Identification verified by Marian Litvaitis
 

Identification is verified by Marian Litvaitis, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from the photographer: This one is on a sandy area and is moving very fast. Definitely not still. Very flat and about as big as my palm. Moving in several direction and not just a straight line.

Found in our night dive last weekend. Kindly help me identify. Thank you.
 

Location:Anilao, Philippines
Photographer:Ann Benwick
Camera:Canon PowerShot G9View EXIF properties
Taken on:August 16, 2008
Viewed:2004 times
Posted:8 years ago
Updated:8 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Platyhelminthes
Class:Turbellaria
Order:Polycladida
Suborder:Cotylea
Family:Pseudocerotidae
Species:Thysanozoon sp.