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Department of Invertebrate Zoology

Dynamenella perforata

Dynamenella perforata is a shallow-water sphaeromatid isopod which inhabits intertidal coral rubble and algae. It has also been found living under the chiton Acanthopleura granulata. Distribution of D. perforata: Bermuda to Puerto Rico; Dominican Republic; Cuba and Trinidad & Tobago. (View a higher resolution version of this image.)