nudibranch and nudibranch accessories
Spanish Shawl (Flabellina Iodinea) nudibranch necklace
The Portuguese Man-of-War is fifty times bigger than this nudibranch… a tiny sea slug. But in this David-vs-Goliath scenario, don’t bet against the nudibranch. It can nibble away at the Man-of-War’s deadly tentacles, and use their stingers for its own defense. (x)
Phestilla minor (clade 2) on Porites lobata with egg capsules. Komodo National Park, East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia. August 2013. Photo: Sara Simmonds
Rad as hell.