Ovula ovum

(Linnaeus, 1758)

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

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Ovula ovum from Lembeh, Indonesia
Identification verified by Richard Willan
 

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: A juvenile individual with the mantle lobes closed up as to completely conceal the shell.
 

Location:Lembeh, Indonesia
Photographer:Ken Tucker
Camera:Nikon D2xView EXIF properties
Taken on:December 27, 2008
Viewed:1601 times
Posted:8 years ago
Updated:8 years ago

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Ovula ovum from Lembeh, IndonesiaIdentification reviewed by Dave Behrens
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Ovula ovum from Watamu, KenyaIdentification reviewed by Felix Lorenz
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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Prosobranchia
Order:Sorbeoconcha
Family:Cypraeidae
Species:Ovula ovum