Oneirophanta mutabilis affinis

Author: Ludwig, 1894


Size: to 10 cm

General: Body cylindrical, stiff, white. Long, stiff papillae, dorsal double rows of 5-35; lateral 5-11; ventrolateral feet 15-20.

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic, soft sediment.

Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: David Pawson, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution.


Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Hansen, B. (1975). Systematics and biology of the deep-sea holothurians: Part 1 Elasipoda. Scandinavian Science Press, Copenhagen, Denmark. 262 pp.

Citation: Oneirophanta mutabilis affinis (Ludwig, 1894) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-10-27.
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