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Nudibranch

Phestilla melanobrachia

Description:

Bright orange in colour, small in size, around 2 cm. They feeds on Tubbastrea corals and are well camouflaged among their food source as their cerata looks like the polyps of the Tubastrea cup corals. Pic#2 is of another individual that was outside of Tubbastrea cup coral.

Habitat:

Usually found among their food source, Tubbastrea corals

Notes:

New Organism to Project Noah

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AlbertKang
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AlbertKang

Catbalogan, Samar, Philippines

Spotted on Jul 1, 2016
Submitted on Aug 5, 2016

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