"If we and the rest of the backboned animals were to disappear overnight, the rest of the world would get on pretty well. But if the invertebrates were to disappear, the land's ecosystems would collapse."
Sunday, December 26, 2010
Mollusc Giant: The Spanish Dancer
The famous Spanish Dancer nudibranch Hexabranchus sanguineus is the current best bet for biggest sea slug. This one was photographed at a shipwreck near the island of Bali, Indonesia. Its 90cm long!