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Serpent Pteraeolida Nudibranch

Pteraeolidia ianthina


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


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

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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 9 years ago


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Eric Noora


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

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