Chelidonura electra (Rudman, 1970)

Distribution: 

Not commonly found in the Solitary Islands Marine Park. Known from Solomon Islands, Indonesia, New Guinea and Madagascar. In Australia recorded from the Queensland and northern New South Wales coastlines.

Ecological Notes: 

Frequents silty or sandy habitats and feeds on tiny acoel flatworms. Depth to at least 12 m.

Additional Notes: 

Body is white with yellow edging. Grows to 8 cm long. 

 

References: 

Australian Museum, Sea Slug Forum. http://www.seaslugforum.net/factsheet/chelelec. Accessed 21/07/18.

Gary Cobb, David Mullins, Nudibranchs Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition, 2015. Publishers Thomas Slone, Masalai Press and Tim Hochgrebe, Underwater Australasia. p.41.