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Synonyms for Nudibranchia

comprising numerous marine gastropod mollusks lacking a shell in the adult state and usually having a body like a slug

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So two nudibranchs come together and one face one way and one faces the other way, with the right side of their bodies touching.
ALSO LOOK FOR rockfish, glowing opalescent nudibranchs, purple urchins, 2-foot-long sea cucumbers, and neon-bright blood stars.
Surprisingly there are a lot of Nudibranchs [sometimes called sea slugs] of different species.
Bertsch and the late Kerstich combined their academic backgrounds and considerable talents in photography to provide an atlas of the sponges, hydroids, anemones, corals, gorgonians, worms (flat, ribbon, segmented peanut and spoon), clams, snails, nudibranchs, octopuses, barnacles, shrimps, lobsters, crabs, sea starts, brittle starts, sea cucumbers and sea urchins from this rich but endangered warm water haven in Mexico.
Each was home to amazing coral and beautiful fish such as Frogfish, Nudibranchs, Porcupine Pufferfish, Blue Ribbon Eel and Thornback Cowfish.
Introducing the reader to and intricate undersea life form, Eastern Pacific Nudibranchs covers in thorough detail the individualistic attributes of the many little creatures and species of Nudibranchs the authors have co-operatively discovered and extensively studied.
The display is centred around watercolour drawings of nudibranchs ( a variety of sea slugs.
Children can count to 10 and back by tallying unusual sea creatures such as nudibranchs, leafy sea dragons, and basket stars.
He has packed this slim guidebook with color photos and concise descriptive captions about 300 plants and animals commonly found in the intertidal zone - not just the big and the obvious, but also the little guys: nudibranchs, limpets, chitons, beach hoppers, by-the-wind sailors, flatworms.
The book includes local highlights like squid diving, wrecks, nudibranchs, sea otters and diving offshore with sharks.
All of his preliminary and final paintings of the nudibranchs and turbellarians exist in the files of the Division of Mollusks, U.
Among the many items dispatched were the collection of drawings and watercolours by Thomas Bewick, Albany hancock's drawings of Nudibranchs (Sea Slugs), the Atthey and hutton collection of Coal Measure fossils and the irreplaceable specimens of the Great Auk.
We correct the previous erroneous identification of nephrocysts as eyespots in the hatching planktotrophic larvae of the nudibranchs Tritonia festiva and Janolus fuscus.