Phestilla melanobrachia aeolid

Phestilla melanobrachia aeolid nudibranch

Yesterday I was finally able to photograph the beautiful nudibranch. It has both black and bright orange-yellow colour forms. Happy I caught the black one, the colour matching the colour of the dendrophylliid coral (Tubastrea, Dendrophyllia) on which specimens are feeding.

Phestilla melanobrachia
Laying eggs

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