Category: nudibranch

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📣: Thecacera pacifica

franzanth:

#Slugtober #MolluscMonday continues with everyone’s second favorite nudibranch, the Sea Swallow/Glaucus. It’s super smol, but it eats the venomous Man o’War — then “steals” its prey’s lethal stinging organs and stores them inside its own body for protection.

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カラスキセワタ
Philinopsis speciosa (Pease, 1860)

Diversidoris sulphurea nudibranch #marineexplorer

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Diversidoris sulphurea nudibranch #marineexplorer by John Turnbull

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Bare Island

montereybayaquarium:

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🚨 Seafloor drama! 🚨 This opalescent sea slug was just trying to nibble hydroids off of a snail’s shell—and the snail wasn’t too pleased! Watch as the snail uses its shell to swat away the unwelcome a-snacker.

Video by Joe Platko in Monterey!