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Caliphyllidae
The family Caliphyllidae includes relatively large species with flattened cerata and bifid rhinophores. They feed on a variety of green algae and are nocturnally active. Most autotomize their cerata when disturbed. At least six species are known from Hawaii in three genera (Caliphylla, Cyerce and Polybranchia).

We've seen a 1959 photo of Cyerce nigricans by Paul Zahl attributed to Hawaii on-line. But, we haven't been able to confirm the record...

Caliphylla sp. #1

Cyerce bourbonica

Cyerce elegans

Cyerce pavonina





Cyerce sp. #1

Polybranchia orientalis


 
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