Unidentified Haminoeid #5
|Maximum size: 2 mm (excluding
is similar to unidentified
haminoeid #2 but has dense white and dark brown rosettes showing
through the shell in contrast to the lacier white rosettes and brown
"lightning bolts" characteristic of that species. It also has a more
deeply arched posterior margin on its head shield.
haminoeid #5 is known from a single animal found in a Halimeda kanaloana bed at 5-21 m
Maui: also known from southern Japan.
in Hawaii from the scenic lookout west of McGregor
Maui by CP on Oct. 3, 2007.
Photo: CP: 2
mm (- "tail"): scenic lookout west of McGregor Point, Maui; Oct. 3,
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