Grey Sea Slug (Aeolidia papillosa)
Grey Sea Slug (Aeolidia papillosa)

The Grey Sea Slug , "Aeolidia papillosa" , grows to about 12cms and is common subtidally on all rocky shores around the UK. Like many nudibranchs, it is a specialised feeder and lives entirely on sea anemones, biting chunks out of their columns. Colours range from grey to a reddish brown.

Ref: 9408b

Date: 25/10/2011

Location: Saundersfoot Beach

Grey Sea Slug (Aeolidia papillosa)

The Grey Sea Slug , "Aeolidia papillosa" , grows to about 12cms and is common subtidally on all rocky shores around the UK. Like many nudibranchs, it is a specialised feeder and lives entirely on sea anemones, biting chunks out of their columns. Colours range from grey to a reddish brown.

Ref: 9408b

Date: 25/10/2011

Location: Saundersfoot Beach