Elysia bennettae Thompson, 1973

Elysia bennettae

sub-classs Opisthobranchia > order Sacoglossa > family Elysiidae

Elysia bennettae has an overall greenish colouration with a fine red line along its back. It feeds on Turtle weed, the filamentous green algae Chlorodesmis fastigiata.

Distribution =  SW Pacific
Max size =  40mm

ID by Bill Rudman     more info at Sea Slug Forum      more pics at nudipixel