December 22, 2002
From: Mary Jane Adams
This Melibe was resting on a silty black sand slope in Lembeh Strait, Sulawesi Island, Indonesia. It was about 15-20cm long and about 15 meters deep.
Divesite: JAHIR November 21, 2002.
Can you ID it?
firstname.lastname@example.orgAdams, MJ., 2002 (Dec 22) Melibe from Sulawesi. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/find/8656
Dear Mary Jane,
The very broad, unbranched ends [I hesitate to call them tips] to the cerata in this species are quite different from what I would identify as Melibe viridis, so until I can hunt down a description that fits this shape I will put your species on the Melibe spp Page.
Non-swimming species of Melibe
From: Thierry Thibaut, February 26, 2003
From: Paul Katz, February 12, 2003
Further information on the Melibe
From: Nishina Masayoshi, October 26, 2000
Melibe sp. from Japan
From: Nishina Masayoshi, October 18, 2000