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Polyceridae
The family Polyceridae includes both nocturnal and diurnal species that often have elaborate tubercles or dorsal processes. They are specialized predators that eat bryozoans, tunicates, brittle stars or other nudibranchs. Some species in the genus Plocamopherus can swim by flexing their bodies latterly and are bioluminescent. There are at least 18 species known from Hawaii in nine genera (Crimora, Kalinga, Kaloplocamus, Martadoris, Plocamopherus, Polycera, Roboastra, Tambja and Thecacera).

Crimora lutea

Kalinga ornata

Kaloplocamus cf. dokte

Kaloplocamus ramosus





Martadoris amakusana

Martadoris limaciformis

Plocamopherus ceylonicus

Plocamopherus cf. imperialis





Plocamopherus maculatus

Plocamopherus(?) sp. #1

Polycera abei

Polycera japonica





Polycera sp. #1

Polycera
sp. #3

Roboastra gracilis

Tambja morosa





Tambja sagamiana

Thecacera pacifica


 
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