How to Distinguish from Similar Species: Loxosoma has a muscular disk at the base which lets them detatch and move around. Loxosomella nordgaardi has a horseshoe-shaped flange below the tentacles.
Kozloff, 1987, 1996
General Notes and Observations: Locations, abundances, unusual behaviors:
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