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Wart Sea Slug

Phyllidiella pustulosa


Wart Sea Slug This animal has a reversible throat that comes out of its mouth and sucks up the insides of sponges. It eats poisonous sponges and not only is it unaffected by the poison, the Wart Sea Slug stores the poison inside of its skin so that it becomes poisonous. What would happen if it ate chocolate? Guardian: Lexie Williamson

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1 Comment

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 7 years ago

Chocolate... ha. But who would waste chocolate on those! Good spotting.

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia

Spotted on Dec 18, 2013
Submitted on Dec 18, 2013

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