Sea slug / Sea hare / NudibranchCeratosoma brevicaudatum

2 Tathra, NSW

Ceratosoma brevicaudatum at Tathra, NSW - 2 Feb 2000

Identification history

Sea slug / Sea hare / Nudibranch Ceratosoma brevicaudatum 30 Mar 2017 MattNimbs Confirmed
Sea slug / Sea hare / Nudibranch Ceratosoma brevicaudatum 30 Mar 2017 MattNimbs Suggested
Unidentified 30 Mar 2017 Tathradiving Pending ID


libbyhSignificant Sighting - libbyh has made a recognised, significant sighting!Bulk Reporter - libbyh has reported over 100 sightings! wrote:
   31 Mar 2017
that's a WOW! lovely image , good to have it on our list here. That's has to be a special isn't it?
MattNimbs wrote:
   31 Mar 2017
This species is found from northern NSW, south to Bass Strait, across South Australia to Perth, WA. These are spectacular slugs with bright colours either in yellow with pink spots or pink with pink and yellow spots.
   1 Apr 2017
You have no idea how excited I was when I saw it 🕺, haven't seen one since 🙁, but I suppose that's what makes is so special 😍.

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Nearby sightings

No sightings found.

  • Coordinates 149.989293-36.725108

Sighting information

Sensitivity key

  • Highly sensitive
  • Sensitive
  • Not sensitive

Conservation key

  • Very Rare / Threatened
  • Rare Native
  • Local Native
  • Non-local Native
  • Exotic
  • Noxious Pest
  • Locally Extinct

Ceratosoma brevicaudatum locations

Ceratosoma brevicaudatum has been recorded at:

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