OKINAWA SLUG SITE

Thorunna florens (Baba, 1949) 8mm, from 46m


Thorunna florens (Baba, 1949) 8mm, from 46m
The above two photos are of the same individual animal, collected from 150ft (46m) at Seragaki, Okinawa, on 13 Sep '92. It was found tightly imbedded in a depression of a 12cm demosponge, upon which it had been feeding(?).

Thorunna florens (Baba, 1949) 16mm, from 24m


Thorunna florens (Baba, 1949) 8mm, from 6m


Thorunna florens (Baba, 1949) 11mm, from 14m


Thorunna florens (Baba, 1949) 19mm, from 3m


Thorunna florens (Baba, 1949)
Scan of original painting of T. florens (as Glossodoris florens) in Baba, 1949

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NOTE: This page in re presentation with Opisthobranch of the Week, Thorunna florens.

Page Date: 23 Sep '02
Page Modification Date: 19 Nov '07
Digitally manipulated photos
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