There were two major categories in the photo competition--Open (interchangeable lens) and Compact (fixed lens), from which there were five other sub-categories: Macro or Supermacro, Marine Behavior, Nudibranch
, Fish Portrait, and this year's new Cephalopod category.
Patrick Krug, a nudibranch
expert at the California State University, Los Angeles who was not involved in the study, said this"steal your meal, and eat you, too" strategy potentially rewrites how ecologists understand food chains.
Categories are Nudibranch
, Marine Behavior, Fish Portrait and Creative Macro.
Comparative mapping of GABAimmunoreactive neurons in the central nervous systems of nudibranch
Lion, crow, platypus, nudibranch
, elephant, wolf, woodpecker, monkey, panda, rabbit
The dive masters pointed out some of the unique creatures found in Raja Ampat, such as specimens of nudibranch
and the tiny (less than one-centimetre) pygmy seahorse, which is adept at camouflaging itself on gorgonians.
Analysis of nitric oxide-cyclic guanosine monophosphate signaling during metamorphosis of the nudibranch
Phestilla sibogae Bergh (Gastropoda: Opisthobranchia).
Under the sea We've dived with sharks, sea snakes, barracuda, tuna, Nudibranch
, lobsters, and every fish you can think of.
Amphipod Erichsonella attenuate Isopod Edotia triloba Isopod Idotea batliica Isopod Merostomata Limulus polyphemus Horseshoe crab Molluscs Astyris lunata Lunar dove snail Crepidula fornicata Atlantic slipper shell Doridella obscura Limpet nudibranch
Placida dendritica Nudibranch
Doris verrucosa Sponge slug Tritia obsoleta Eastern mud snail Tritia trivittata Threeline mud snail Melampus bidentatus Eastern melampus Turbonilla interrupta Interrupted turbonilla Bitlium varium Grass cerith Pyrgocythara plicosa Spindle-shaped turret snail Triphora nigrocincta Black-lined triphora Phorontis i ibex Nassa mudsnail Boonea bisuturalis Two-sutured odostome Crepidula plana Flat slipper shell Crepidula convexa Convex slipper shell Hydrobia sp.
The first part of the book provides introductory information on the higher taxonomy, external and internal anatomy, reproduction, habitats, biotic relationships and behaviour of nudibranchs
and related molluscs, followed by text descriptions and illustrations of 173 species of nudibranch
and 76 other species including bubble shells, sap-sucking sea slugs, sea hares, umbrella shells and side-gilled slugs.
De Novo terpenoid biosynthesis by the dendronotid nudibranch
In 2015 this bright pink nudibranch
reached high densities and was observed spawning throughout northern California and into southern Oregon.