Nudibranch

Nudibranch

Hooded nudibranch (Melibe leonina).

A Hooded nudibranch attached to a kelp stalk.

Unusually for a nudibranch, this sea slug from the pacific feeds on plankton from the water using its large hooded mouth.
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Date:
Location:
Vancouver island, Canada
Camera
Nikon D90, Nikkor 60mm
Nudibranch

Nudibranch

Hooded nudibranch (Melibe leonina).

A Hooded nudibranch attached to a kelp stalk.

Unusually for a nudibranch, this sea slug from the pacific feeds on plankton from the water using its large hooded mouth.
Ref:
Date:
Location:
Vancouver island, Canada
Camera
Nikon D90, Nikkor 60mm