Nudibranchs - Sunshine Coast etc. / Myja longicornis
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Myja longicornis Bergh, 1896
Location: La Balsa Park, Mooloolah River, Sunshine Coast, Queensland Australia
Size: 20 mm
Depth: 3m
Temperature: 25C

FAMILY: Facelinidae

white purple


Photograph by David Mullins or Terry Farr - Copyright 2003-2023

NOTE: Since the Bergh description is incomplete and the type species is no longer available
there is no photo or proof of this species. All available photos are mearly guessing at the identification.
A recent paper describing 2 new species could not match the original description.
Bob Burn has seen the recent animals found in the Mooloolah River and has decided on Myja sp. 1 and Myja hyotan.
Until more work is done I stand by this.