weird coral.

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  1. Philip.Cloete

    Philip.Cloete

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    Hi guys can anybody id this my whife sent me this picture and I am curious to know if it realy exists.
    Thanks

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    Not a coral, it's a nudibranch.
     
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    I think that is actually a type of nudibranch?

    Snap David :)
     
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    The pic is taken from the back. That anemone looking bit is its gills or cerata. Nudibranches come in some really weird and fluorescent colors but tend to be very specialist feeders, so tend to not do well in captivity.
     
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    Stand corrected but it is a sea slug.
     
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    Sea slug is a common name for a few sea things, including Nudibranches
     
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    Thanx like the easy terms ;)
     
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    Thats it nudibranch it is. Thanks guys shame we cant keep them they are lovely creatures.........
     
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    Plesier ou Philip ;)
     
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