Herviella claror (Burn, 1963)

Distribution: 

Uncommon to rare in the Solitary Islands Marine Park. Known only from northern New South Wales and southern Queensland.

Ecological Notes: 

Intertidal, usually under rocks, food source unknown.

Additional Notes: 

Darkly speckled body and orange subterminal ring on the cerata. Both the pointed oral tentacles and smooth rounded rhinophores are long and both have speckled bases with white tips. A small species, known to grow to 22 mm. 

References: 

Gary Cobb, David Mullins, Nudibranchs Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition, 2015. Publishers Thomas Slone, Masalai Press and Tim Hochgrebe, Underwater Australasia. p.283.

Australian Museum, Sea Slug Forum. http://www.seaslugforum.net/find/hervclar. Accessed 08/09/2018.