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Family Aeolidiidae


Baeolidia salaamica


HIMB, Kane'ohe Bay, Oahu 

Ma'alaea Bay, Maui, 20 feet


Uncommon with anemones upon which it feeds in shallow water.  Rhinophores are distinctive with fine papillae, smooth transparent cerata clearly showing brown digestive gland, and blunt white tips.  Attains 1 inch.  Hawaii & the Indo-West Pacific.  Formerly known as Berghia salaamica.