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Unidentified Discodorid #2
 
Unidentified Discodorid #2
Maximum size:  15 mm.

Identification:  This is a flattened, dusky-yellow species. Darker brown blotches are concentrated into patches on the sides of the notum and there are three small white patches lateral to the midline on each side in mature animals. The margin of the notum is flecked with white and there are a few brown flecks on the underside.

Natural history:  Unidentified discodorid #2 is known from two animals, one found drifting at a moderately exposed site.

Distribution:  Maui: also known from Australia, the Marshall Islands and the Philippines.

Taxonomic notes: It was first recorded in Hawaii from Puu olai, Maui by PF on Oct. 30, 1991.

Photo:  PF: 15 mm: Puu olai, Maui; Oct. 30, 1991.

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