|Nudibranchs - Sunshine Coast etc. / umbrac
All photos copyright ©2003-2017 David Mullins, Gary Cobb
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|Umbraculum umbraculum (Lightfoot, 1786)|
|Location: Nudi Retreat, Currimundi, Sunshine Coast, Australia
Size: 250 mm
Depth: 16 m
Temperature: 20 C
Photograph by Gary Cobb, Terry Farr, David Mullins - Copyright 2003-2017
Below: Laying eggs
Above: Photo by Lyndon Pt. Arkwright Shoal in July 2010
Below: Photo by Julie of Terry observing mating pair
Above and below: after we found the first one on the 3rd of Sept 2010 we went back to the same spot 4 days later and found two!
A mating pair.
Above: The animals mate face to face, the penis is is under the eye spots.