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post #1 of 7 Old 01-04-2007, 01:40 AM Thread Starter
softie eating nudibranch.

Isn't it beautiful?







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post #2 of 7 Old 01-04-2007, 06:27 AM
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Beautiful photos as always CRM :) Excuse my lack of sw experience but what in the world is that little brownish worm looking creature? Its kinda cute yet odd. :D
 
post #3 of 7 Old 01-04-2007, 07:36 AM Thread Starter
It's a type of nudibranch. With about 2,000 to choose from I just don't have the time yet to match it up. I have a book here with about 500 pages of photos and scientific descriptions to look through as I adore these creatures.

I must state that nudis are not for everyone. They are highly poisonous and without a good skimmer can wipe out a tank. They are also not very reef friendly.
That one is in a holding tank with softie frags to munch on.

If you like them check out, lettuce slugs or this other one.
lettuce nudi.



These are also reef safe, well enough that is.
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post #4 of 7 Old 01-04-2007, 07:42 AM
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i think the ones in the secong pic are cool. I always like wierd looking things.
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post #5 of 7 Old 01-04-2007, 07:45 AM
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That cute little creature is poisonus, wow. I like the second photo there very beautiful coloring.
 
post #6 of 7 Old 01-08-2007, 03:39 PM
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wow, i love the lettuce nudi. he's awesome.

great pics as usual mike. =)

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post #7 of 7 Old 01-08-2007, 07:33 PM
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Is he a hitchhiker? You just feed it soft corals?
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