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Sea slug / Sea hare / NudibranchAplysia argus

1 Spotted Seahare at Jervis Bay Marine Park

Aplysia argus at Jervis Bay Marine Park - 30 Jun 2018

Identification history

Sea slug / Sea hare / Nudibranch Aplysia argus 23 Apr 2019 AndrewG
Sea slug / Sea hare / Nudibranch Aplysia dactylomela 23 Apr 2019 Stewart
Sea slug / Sea hare / Nudibranch Aplysia dactylomela 23 Apr 2019 AndrewG
Unidentified 24 Nov 2018 Emm Crane


KerriLee wrote:
   14 Dec 2018
Lovely shot! A 'sea hare' ... Aplysia sp. Perhaps Aplysia sydneyensis?
AndrewG wrote:
   23 Apr 2019
Sorry, taxonomic update: "[A argus] is the Indo-Pacific species that was earlier called Aplysia dactylomela. In the the tropical and subtropical Atlantic the species retains the name Aplysia dactylomela."

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 Abundance
  • 30 Jun 2018 12:23 PM Recorded on
  • Emm Crane Recorded by
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