nudibranch (sea slug)

Science: Nudibranch

Blue Dragon Nudibranch,Glaucus Atlanticus, Blue Sea Slug, also known as a Blue Dragon.

Glaucus atlanticus (common names: sea swallow, blue glaucus)

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Glaucus atlanticus (commonly known as the sea swallow, blue angel, blue glaucus, blue dragon, blue sea slug and blue ocean slug). This little sea slug eats poisonous jellyfish and stores their venom for its personal use

The Blue Dragon (Glaucus atlanticus), one of the world’s rarest and most beautiful mollusks.

The Blue Dragon (Glaucus atlanticus sea slug), one of the world’s rarest and most beautiful mollusks.

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Glaucus atlanticus (common names include the sea swallow, blue angel, blue glaucus, blue dragon, blue sea slug and blue ocean slug).

The chromodoris willani is a sea slug that, much like that Glaucus Atlanticus we saw a while back, looks like a creature from the world of Pokemon.This sea slug lives in the Western Pacific Ocean, in the areas from Indonesia to the Philippines, and ranges in color.  The chromodoris willani shown in this picture is in the middle of the color spectrum: the creatures can range from a dark blue color to a near transparent white.

Funny pictures about Amazing Blue Sea Slug. Oh, and cool pics about Amazing Blue Sea Slug. Also, Amazing Blue Sea Slug.

Glaucus atlanticus by Wang, TC, WJ, Chen & Robert via World Register of Marine Species (cc-by-nc-sa)

astronomy-to-zoology: “ Sea Swallow (Glaucus atlanticus) also may be referred to as the blue dragon, blue glaucus or blue ocean slug, is a unique species of sea slug. they are relatively small growing.

Behold the Blue Sea Slug (a.k.a. Blue Ocean Slug, Sea Lizard, Blue Glaucus, Sea Swallow, Sea Dragon) -- a nudibranch sea slug with nematocysts (stinging cells) at the end of its tendrils. It is an apex predator that eats the Portuguese Man O'War.

Blue Dragon nudibranch - a sea snail that doesn't have a shell. This one is for Finn. He once found one on Bondi Beach

Glaucus Atlanticus: Also known as the blue dragon, this creature is a is a species of blue sea slug. You could find it in warm waters of the oceans, as it floats on the surface because of a gas-filled sac in its stomach. (Image credits: unknown | unknown | paulhypnos)

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Glaucus Atlanticus Nudibranch Also known as the blue dragon, this creature is a is a species of blue sea slug. You could find it in warm waters of the oceans, as it floats on the surface because of a gas-filled sac in its stomach.

Glaucus Atlanticus (Blue Dragon Seaslug)

Looks like a tiny dragon almost! Wouldn't mind having one :)

Blue Dragon Nudibranch, dragons still exist in the sea

Glaucus atlanticus Blue Dragon Nudibranch, dragons still exist in the sea

Glaucus atlanticus (blue sea slug).  "These little guys are pretty awesome. They live in temperate and tropical waters, staying afloat by swallowing air and keeping it in their stomachs. They eat the venomous Portuguese Man o’ War jellyfish and keep its stings for their own defense. And they look like cycloptic alien dragons. What’s not to love?"  "This is a sea slug? But it’s so pretty!  alien  I swear  alien"

Glaucus atlanticus, Blue glaucus is commonly known as the sea swallow, blue sea and the blue sea slug slug. Life of Blue Glaucus

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