Peniagone sp. A



General: Confirmed new species: orange-pink and somewhat opaque; turgid; posterior feet allow body to stand above the seafloor; robust feeding tentacles; tips more darkly colored than body; two short dorsal fused parapopia are visible on the sharp, nearly 90 degree inflection at the "head".

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic, demersal.

Additional Information

Consulting taxonomist: Andrey Gebruk and Antonia Rogacheva, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow Russia.

Taxonomist assessment: May 2013.


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Citation: Peniagone sp. A () Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2020-12-05.
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