Chelidonura punctata from Mauritius

November 11, 2002
From: Marina Poddubetskaia

Dear Bill,
Here are some photos of Chelidonura punctata from Mauritius.
I saw several specimens in two or three diving sites: all of them was less than 15mm in size.

Pereybere, Mauritius, Indian Ocean. Site: Grand Aquarium. October 17, 2002. Depth: 11m (Upper Image). 10mm (Lower Images). Size: 10-12mm (Upper Image). 13-15mm (Lower Images). Photos: Marina Poddubetskaia - Nembro website

Best wishes,

Poddubetskaia, M., 2002 (Nov 11) Chelidonura punctata from Mauritius. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

Thanks Marina,
Nice to get some more photos of this species from the western Indian Ocean
Best wishes,
Bill Rudman

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