The Spanish shawl nudibranch (Flabellina iodinea) has a dark purple foot and body, and is topped with orange cerata. This photo has appeared in calendar materials made for the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation in 2005 and 2006.
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Photo LibraryThe SIMoN photo library contains 4406 digital images of animals, habitats, locations, and issues of the Cordell Bank, Gulf of Farallones and Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary. Use the search options below to find images of interest. You will be able to browse thumbnails of images then download a high resolution version. For any questions, contact Dr. Steve Lonhart by email (Steve.Lonhart at noaa.gov).
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