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Serpent Pteraeolida Nudibranch

Pteraeolidia ianthina

Description:

Juvenile P. ianthina. White in color as it has not yet acquired any zooxanthellae in its cerata

Notes:

2nd spotting of P. ianthina. Pinnacle dive site in Ligpo. Depth of about 6m.

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4 Comments

Eric Noora
Eric Noora 9 years ago

It does Noe and Pili. Also goes by the name "Blue Dragon" by divers in Eastern Australia and is variable in color. :-)

Noe and Pili
Noe and Pili 9 years ago

Awesome! It looks like a Chinese dragon

Eric Noora
Eric Noora 9 years ago

Same sentiments when I saw them Peter. Thanks :-)

peter
peter 9 years ago

Wow!

Eric Noora
Spotted by
Eric Noora

Philippines

Spotted on Oct 16, 2011
Submitted on Oct 29, 2011

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