Chelidonura inornata from Coral Sea

October 19, 2000
From: Des Paroz

Hi Bill

Found this one at Eel Gardens, Flinders Reef during my recent Coral Sea trip.

Is it some form of Swallowtail?

Best regards

Des Paroz

Paroz, D., 2000 (Oct 19) Chelidonura inornata from Coral Sea. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

Dear Des,
This is Chelidonura inornata in one of its favourite poses - crawling over a coral colony presumably looking for acoel flatworms to eat.
Best wishes,
Bill Rudman.

Rudman, W.B., 2000 (Oct 19). Comment on Chelidonura inornata from Coral Sea by Des Paroz. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

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