Phidiana indica

(Bergh, 1896)

Also known as: Caloria indica

Phidiana indica
Photographed by: Trent Burkholder

Notes from Dr. Bill Rudman: Also placed in the genera Learchis, Caloria, Hervia and Facelina by various authors. The correct generic placing cannot be resolved at present.

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Aeolidina
Family:Facelinidae
Species:Phidiana indica

Comment from Neville Coleman on photo #224
Very common from Japan, Indonesia and Hawaii to Fiji and Vanuatu this species feeds on hydroids. It grows to about 25 mm

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Pictures of Phidiana indica

Phidiana indica from Bali, Indonesia
Location: Bali, Indonesia
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Phidiana indica from West Java, Indonesia
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Phidiana indica from Mabul, Malaysia
Location: Mabul, Malaysia
Posted 9 years ago
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Phidiana indica from Bali, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Posted 9 years ago
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Phidiana indica from Bali, Indonesia
Location: Bali, Indonesia
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Phidiana indica from Raja Ampat, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
Posted 9 years ago
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Phidiana indica from Bali, Indonesia
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Posted 9 years ago
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Phidiana indica from Bunaken, Indonesia
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Phidiana indica from Bunaken, Indonesia
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Phidiana indica from Bali, Indonesia
Location: Bali, Indonesia
Posted 9 years ago
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Phidiana indica from Bali, Indonesia
Location: Bali, Indonesia
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Phidiana indica from North East Coast, Taiwan
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