Mystery slug is Dendronotus subramosus

August 9, 2003
From: Dave Behrens

I obviously missed these animals when they were posted. I'd call these guys Dendronotus subramosus. They are even on the correct hydroid prey.
Dave Behrens

Behrens, D., 2003 (Aug 9) Mystery slug is Dendronotus subramosus. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

Thanks Dave,
Better late than never!

Related messages

  1. Dendronotus subramosus at work
    From: Jan Kocian, June 4, 2007
  2. Mystery slug from Cannon Beach, Oregon
    From: Minette Layne, January 12, 2007
  3. Dendronotus subramosus from Monterey, California
    From: Clinton Bauder, January 27, 2006
  4. Dendronotus subramosus - Take 2
    From: Clinton Bauder, September 15, 2005
  5. Dendronotus subramosus? from California
    From: Sean Kearney, March 23, 2004
  6. Unknown nudibranchs from California
    From: Bruce Wight, December 7, 2001
  7. Nudibranch from British Columbia
    From: Andy Murch, July 8, 2001

Show factsheet and all related messages