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Created 8/21/2015

Family Tritoniidae

HAWAII

Marionia hawaiiensis

Honokohau, Hawaii, 20 feet

 

 


Onekahakaha, Hawaii

BLUE OCTOCORAL NUDIBRANCH

Cryptic but fairly common in shallow rocky areas among Blue Octocoral upon which it feeds.  Color variable, typically brown with a green or blue cast.  Attains 2 inches.  Formerly known as Tritonia sp.  Endemic to Hawaii.