Explore Leaves, Underwater Life, and more!

READY FOR A CRAZY FACT?!!?  This sea slug (Elysia chlorotics) can eat kelp and other plants and filter out the chloroplasts to their own cells! The chloroplasts then actively turn sunlight into energy for up to a YEAR!!! PHOTOSYNTHESIZING ANIMALS!!!! Alright, that's all lololol no one cares :P

Solar-powered sea slug - Elysia chlorotica is a lurid green sea slug, with a gelatinous leaf-shaped body, that lives along the Atlantic seaboard of the US. What sets it apart from most other sea slugs is its ability to run on solar power.

Pseudoceros

Brightly colored and with edges fluttering like flower petals, this flatworm is huge as far as flatworms go. Pseudoceros flowersi is about the size of your hand.

˚The eastern emerald elysia (Elysia chlorotica) Nudibranch Sea Slu

Solar-Powered Sea Slugs: The Rare Organisms with Plant-Like Qualities

˚The eastern emerald elysia (Elysia chlorotica) Nudibranch Sea Slug photograph by Patrick J. Krug-My favorite kind of nudibranch!

Afbeelding van http://www.seaslugforum.net/images/030439a.jpg.

The Sea Slug Forum - Solar-powered sea slugs. The sacoglossan Placida cf. dendritica showing the green network of ducts which contain the green chloroplasts from its algal food.

Sea slug.

Nudibranch: Chromodoris bullocki (Bunaken Island, Sulawesi, Indonesia, by Hans-Gert Broeder)

Nembrotha Kubaryana is a neon colored nudibranch that dwells in the Tropical Indo-West Pacific.

Nembrotha Kubaryana is a neon colored sea slug that dwells in the Tropical Indo-West Pacific. Sometimes these slugs grow to be in length. Read more on the slug here.

Nudibranch

Nudibranch: a group of soft-bodied, marine gastropod mollusks which shed their shells after their larval stage. They are noted for their often extraordinary colours and striking forms. Currently, about valid species of nudibranchs are known.

my favorite species of nudibranch! It looks like a tiny sea giraffe with its cute little beady eyes!

58Sea Creatures

25 Best Pictures Of Sea Creatures

58Sea Creatures

Nudibranchs are a special piece of underwater artwork. They come in myriad shapes, colors and sizes.

Somehow this photo seems like the nudi was caught from behind and is not very happy about it.Nudibranchs are a special piece of underwater artwork. They come in myriad shapes, colors and sizes.

A wonderfully colorful nudibranch! ...........click here to find out more http://googydog.com

A wonderfully colorful nudibranch! There are over 2000 varieties of these creatures and the colors are incredible!

Lettuce Nudibranch - Google 검색

Lettuce Sea Slug / Elysia crispata / Babosa de Mar Lechuga The lettuce slug resembles a nudibranch, but it is not closely related to that clade of.

˚Dorid Nudibranch (Tritoniella belli)

Dendronotid nudibranch Tritoniella belli from Antartica by Norbert Wu.

Pinterest
Search