||Newman & Cannon, 1994
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||P. sapphirinus mimics the color pattern of Philinopsis
gardineri (Eliot, 1903), a sea slug (Order: Cephalaspidea,
Family: Aglajidae) which is distributed throughout the Indo-Pacific
Ocean. Check out the polyclad introductory page to learn more about nudibranch
- flatworm mimicry.