Prosimnia sp.

This is not nudibranch or sea slug

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Prosimnia sp. from Bali, Indonesia
Identification verified by Richard Willan

Identification is verified by Richard Willan, Nudi Pixel expert

Comment from Richard Willan: This photo is taken in situ and it shows the animal’s proboscis extended and feeding on the polyps of its host gorgonian sea fan. I think teh black spots on the gorgonian might be its eggs.

Location:Bali, Indonesia
Photographer:Indra Swari
Camera:Nikon D300View EXIF properties
Taken on:July 24, 2010
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Posted:6 years ago
Updated:5 years ago

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Scientific Classification

Species:Prosimnia sp.