Re: Limenandra ? from Indonesia

June 18, 2007
From: Dave Behrens

Concerning message #20032:

Hi All:

Please look at Mike Miller's "Branch of the Week No. 486

This beautiful critter has been observed several times now.

Attached photo by Constantinos Petrinos. Lembeh, Indonesia

Dave Behrens

Behrens, D.W., 2007 (Jun 18) Re: Limenandra ? from Indonesia. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

Thanks Dave,

It certainly is a spectacular animal. Have you any idea what the hair-like strands are that it is crawling on? They look like very thin sea anemone tentacles but the aeolid doesn't seem at all concerned. I think this species deserves a page of its own.

Best wishes,
Bill Rudman

Rudman, W.B., 2007 (Jun 18). Comment on Re: Limenandra ? from Indonesia by Dave Behrens. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

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