Sea Slug from Japan: Thuridilla splendens

The Sea Slug Forum - Thuridilla splendens

Giant Clam, Great Barrier Reef - ©Andrew McGregor -

Great Barrier Reef, Giant Clam - they have to be seen to be believed. I loved the beautiful velvet interior, and the gorgeous colours.

Hypselodoris Agassizii

Felimare agassizii is a species of sea slug or dorid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Chromodorididae

Jellyfish References: [1] - [2] - [3] Photo credit: ©Ray Froend | Locality: Swan River, Western Australia (2007)

Australian Spotted Jellyfish - Phyllorhiza punctata - A beautiful but annoying invader Phyllorhiza punctata (Rhizostomae - Mastigiidae) is a large jellyfish with a rounded and somewhat flattened gelatinous bell that is clear or possibly tinted brown.


The giant clam, Tridacna gigas (known as pā’ua in Cook Islands Māori), is the largest living bivalve mollusk.

whale shark pulchritude

This has to be the most amazing animal in the whole ocean. Whale shark= largest fish in the world. Has no teeth and feeds on plankton and small fish. And simply beautiful.

Handfish relative to the angler fish walks!

Hand Fish (Brachionichthys politus) Tasmania - a cousin to the angler fish, they 'walk' rather than swim, using their modified pectoral fins to move about on the sea floor.