Anteaeolidiella indica (Bergh, 1888)


Uncommon within the Solitary Islands Marine Park. Found in Japan, California, Sth Africa, Mediterranean and north east Australia and New Zealand.

Ecological Notes: 

Found under rocks from inter-tidal areas to a depth of 10m. Feeds on hydroids in inter-tidal areas.

Additional Notes: 

A distinctive pattern of large white diamond shaped spots mid-dorsally over the orange body characterises this aeolid. The cerata have coloured bases with white points. The oral tentacles are much longer than the rhinophores. Grows to 25mm length.


Australian Museum, Sea Slug Forum. Accessed 5th April 2018.