This is not nudibranch or sea slug
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Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert
Comment from Richard Willan: This is what is commonly known as a Mangrove Slug, it is a pulmonate slug in which the lung opens at the rear of the body. So it isn’t a sea slug.
Thanks to Denis Riek for suggesting identification for this species
Comment from the photographer: Found between rockpools on the north coast of the island. The rocks were quite dry but the creature did not appear to be stressed. Photo taken in May 1995 with a 35mm SLR. Digitised from the negative with Epson v350 scanner. Colours accurate. Creature was about 10cm long.
Comment from Denis Riek: Air breathing sea slug - Family Onchidiidae
|Location:||Darnley Island (Erub Island), Australia|
|Camera:||Unknown Unknown › View EXIF properties|
|Taken on:||July 4, 2010|
|Posted:||6 years ago|
|Updated:||6 years ago|