Laila cockerelli colour forms from Canada

November 2, 2001
From: Marli Wakeling

Hi Bill,
Here are three different colour forms of Laila cockerelli, all found on the same site, and close to each other.
Dive Site: Steep Island, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Depth: 45 feet. October 2001

UPPER RIGHT: • The Southern or unspotted variety - 3cm. mating pair.
LOWER LEFT: The 'Northern' or spotted variety - 2cm.
LOWER RIGHT: The third, or blotchy variety - 1 cm
Photographs: Marli Wakeling


Wakeling, M., 2001 (Nov 2) Laila cockerelli colour forms from Canada. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

Dear Marli,
Thanks for this interesting set of photos
Bill Rudman


Limacia cockerelli

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