Natica arachnoidea

Gmelin, 1791

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

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Natica arachnoidea from Lembeh, Indonesia
Identification verified by Richard Willan

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: The shell, which is spherical, has a pattern of dark (brown or reddish brown) markings like a spider’s web. The animal has a shelly operculum. Judging by the shape of its shell, this individual is juvenile.

Location:Lembeh, Indonesia
Photographer:Dave Morgan
Camera:Unknown Unknown › View EXIF properties
Taken on:July 30, 2007
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Posted:9 years ago
Updated:9 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Species:Natica arachnoidea