Limacia clavigera

(Muller, 1776)

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Limacia clavigera from Cape Town, South Africa
Identification verified by Nathalie Yonow
 

Identification is verified by Nathalie Yonow, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Nathalie Yonow: This is Limacia clavigera, which originates from north east Europe! It feeds on encrusting bryozoans but not a particular species, and appears to be frequently recorded from South Africa but not from anywhere else in the Indian Ocean, presumably because of temperature limitations.
 

Location:Cape Town, South Africa
Photographer:Guido Zsilavecz
Camera:Unknown Unknown › View EXIF properties
Taken on:January 27, 2008
Viewed:1648 times
Posted:9 years ago
Updated:8 years ago

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Limacia clavigera from Scotland, UKIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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Limacia clavigera from Scotland, UKIdentification reviewed by Richard Willan
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Limacia clavigera from Costa Brava, SpainIdentification reviewed by Terry Gosliner
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Limacia clavigera from Peniche, PortugalIdentification reviewed by Terry Gosliner
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Limacia clavigera from San Sebastian, SpainIdentification reviewed by Lucas Cervera
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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Opisthobranchia
Order:Nudibranchia
Suborder:Doridina
Family:Polyceridae
Species:Limacia clavigera