Description: This 10-15 mm long, glassy-transparent animal represents a mature Stylocoronella riedli. It was found on 18 June 2005 at 8 m depth (coarse sand with shell-gravel) attached to a Holothuria tubulosa Gmelin. The locality was the northern Adriatic Sea off the Diving Base Mihuric at Selce (about 40 km south of Rijeka/Croatia), close to Crikvenica on the Vinodolski Kanal (45º09´07,8´´N, 14º43´15,0´´E); the temperature of the bottom-water was 15.6 Degrees Celsius.
Author: Anne Frijsinger & Mat Vestjens ()
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Stylocoronella riedli Salvini-Plawen, 1966