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Oxynoe viridis
(Pease, 1861)
 
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Identification:  This species has a thin, transparent shell. The body is papillate and the foot extends well beyond the posterior margin of the shell. It's yellow-green in color with white spots, brown to dark blue flecks and blue ocelli.

Natural history:  We've never seen this species. Presumably, it feeds on the green algae Caulerpa.

Distribution:  Oahu: widely distributed in the Indo-Pacific.

Taxonomic notes:  Lophocercus krohnii A. Adams, 1855 (as mentioned in Kay, 1979) may refer to the same species.

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