Nudibranchs of Australasia
R.C. Willan & N. Coleman

First published 1984. 56 pages. Paperback.
ISBN. SER.0-949 373 -00 (Set)

This book contains photos of 168 Australasian nudibranchs with a basic introduction & details on the described species. This publication introduced many divers to the strange little beasts they were seeing. A brief overview of opisthobranchs is given along with, diet, defence & life cycles. Each photograph contains general information on the species; it's range, size & where the photograph was taken. The guide is collaboration between Dr Richard Willan now of the Northern Territory Museum (contributor to this site) & Neville Coleman , internationally recognised photographer & naturalist. Now out of print but worth hunting for.

Published by Neville Coleman's AMPI.
Contact Neville Coleman's Sea Australia Resource Centre.
P O Box 702 Springwood, Qld. 4127. Australia.
Ph (617) 3341 8931 Fax (617) 3341 8148.

This Review is by Wayne Ellis

Authorship details
Ellis, W., 1998 (December 15) Nudibranchs of Australasia. R.C. Willan & N. Coleman. [In] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from