Flabellina exoptata from Reunion Island

March 9, 2005
From: Philibert Bidgrain

Dear Bill,
Reunion Island sea slugs.

Flabellina exoptata is relatively common in Reunion Island. This one was found by Florence Trentin in an anfractuosity of the reef.

Locality:  "Les brisants" at Etang salé les bains, Reunion Island, Indian ocean.
Depth: 4 m. Length: 18 mm. 30 January 2005. Photographer: Florence Trentin.

According to Nicole Gravier-Bonnet (Hydroids specialist from Reunion Island University), the hydroids seems to be an Eudendrium sp

Best Regards
Philibert Bidgrain


Bidgrain, P., 2005 (Mar 9) Flabellina exoptata from Reunion Island. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/find/13285

Thanks Philibert,
Best wishes,
Bill Rudman

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