Coriocella nigra

Blainville, 1824

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

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Coriocella nigra from Palau
Identification verified by Scott Johnson
 

Identification is verified by Scott Johnson, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Scott Johnson: Right, Coriocella nigra. Not an opisthobranch mollusk like "standard" slugs, but it looks pretty slug-like anyway.
 

Thanks to Marli Wakeling for suggesting identification for this species

Location:Palau
Photographer:Charlie McCready
Camera:Canon Digital IXUS 850 ISView EXIF properties
Taken on:May 10, 2008
Viewed:1333 times
Posted:8 years ago
Updated:8 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class:Gastropoda
Subclass:Orthogastropoda
Order:Neotaenioglossa
Family:Velutinidae
Species:Coriocella nigra