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Updated 9/15/2013

Family Tergipedidae

These animals live and feed upon hard corals, hydroids, or pelagic barnacles but are rarely seen.  They have smooth rhinophores.  Many species of Cuthona are undescribed.

 

HAWAII

Phestilla lugubris

PORITES NUDIBRANCH

 

Phestilla melanobrachia

CUP- CORAL NUDIBRANCH

 

Cuthona sp. 1 

CUTHONA

 

 

Fiona pinnata

BARNACLE NUDIBRANCH

 

Catriona sp. 1


CATRIONA

INDO-PACIFIC

Cuthona yamasui

BLUE CUTHONA