Ovula ovum

(Linnaeus, 1758)

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

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Ovula ovum from Puerto Galera, Philippines
Identification verified by Felix Lorenz
 

Identification is verified by Felix Lorenz, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from the photographer: This was a night dive in 50 feet of water. It is about 1/2 long. I think it might be a cowrie but want to confirm it is not a nudibranch.
 

Location:Puerto Galera, Philippines
Photographer:Bob Widman
Camera:Nikon D300View EXIF properties
Taken on:July 7, 2010
Viewed:634 times
Posted:7 years ago
Updated:7 years ago

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Scientific Classification

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