Runcina sp. 1

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This species has been observed on Reunion Island

Order : Runcinacea
Superfamily :  Runcinoidea
Family : Runcinidae
Distribution : Reunion
Maximal size : 3 mm
Abundance :

Species characteristics :

Uniformly reddish brown with minute opaque white dots

Most Rucinids look like very small worm-like sea-slug



runcina sp. 1
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Photo Alexandre Laporte
Reunion,Trou d'eau lagoon, less 1 m, 9 December 2015, size : 2-3 mm

Remarks :

Looks like Runcina sp. 1 from Western Indian Ocean in NSSI, Nudibranch & Sea Slug Identification, Indo-Pacific, Gosliner, Valdés & Behrens, 2015

References :

   Sea Slug of Hawaii Runcina sp. 1

Other photos of Runcina sp. 1 :

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