Tambja morosa swimming

April 5, 2003
From: Sarah Heaney

Hi Bill,

I thought you might like a photo of Tambja morosa swimming. It was taken at Nudi Retreat, Lembeh Strait, Indonesia on 24/10/02.

Regards,
Sarah

sarahlheaney@hotmail.com

Heaney, S., 2003 (Apr 5) Tambja morosa swimming. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/find/9561

Thanks Sarah,
Quite a lot of these long-'tailed' nudibranchs can swim by this vigorous lateral movement of the body - simultaneously bending the head and tail to one side, then to the other. Not a very directed way of swimming but a good way to move away from somewhere quickly
Best wishes,
Bill Rudman

Rudman, W.B., 2003 (Apr 5). Comment on Tambja morosa swimming by Sarah Heaney. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/find/9561

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