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Very similar is Okenia nakamotoensis. They can be distinguished by the number of dorsal appendages: Okenia kondoi has 4 pairs, Okenia nakamotoensis has 5 pairs.
This species was described by Hamatani as Sakishimaia kondoi, Gosliner (2004) proposed synonymising the genera Hopkinsia, Sakishimaia, and Hopkinsiella with Okenia Menke, 1830.
Gosliner, T. M. (2004) Phylogenetic Systematics of Okenia, Sakishimaia, Hopkinsiella and Hopkinsia (Nudibranchia: Goniodorididae) with descriptions of new species from the tropical Indo-Pacific.
Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, 55: 125-161
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How to cite:
Köhler, E. (2018), published 7 January 2018, Okenia kondoi (Hamatani, 2001)
available from https//www.Philippine-Sea-Slugs.com/Nudibranchia/Doridina/Okenia_kondoi.htm