Please ID this Nudibranch (strange but beautiful)

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  1. Fraser W

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    Hi all found this in the frag tank and need to know if this guy would be chowing through zoas> we Found a worm last week and thought he was the culprate but now our suspicion has changed to this bugger
     
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    Thats a nudibranch
     
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    Try nudipixel.net they have thousands of pics on nudibranches tagged with ames hope it helps
     
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    thanks for the site will check and see if i can identify it
     
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    Hi Fraser W i let you know tomorrow.
     
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    Hi, for me, all found simler to yours, zoanthid- eating nidibrance.
     
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    hi @Dorry thanks for that I am now thinking that this must be yhe creature that is eating the zoas and not the worm that we found, then the both of the might be in it together
     
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    are nudis hetrosexual or do the need a mate.. what woukd be the best way of making sure there are no others in tank.. it took 4 months for us to find this guy I. should we dip all the zoa rocks that we have in the tank ???
     
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    I am not 100 persent sure i think its the one. Any way i will just chuck it out my tank to be honest. :tt2:
     
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    I do this specially,:whistling:to go check out their sex behavior :tt2: and eggs laying:tt2:
     
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    He is not around anymore:)
     
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    Good for you. Lol maybe the poor snail is innocent:p. Any more zoas thats been eaten sins snail is in the middle of nowhere:whistling:
     
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