Cool Sting images

By | June 5, 2018

A few nice sting images I found:

Blue dragon-glaucus atlanticus

Image by Sylke Rohrlach
Also known as Sea Swallow, Blue Glaucus, Blue Sea Slug, Blue Ocean Slug and Lizard Nudibranch.
Washed ashore at Bronte Beach, Sydney, NSW.
Diet: Bluebottle (physalia physalis)
Speciality: Stores stinging nematocysts from the bluebottle within its own tissues, which is additional protection from predation
Discovered: 1777, Forster


Image by Terry Bain
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Image by lander2006

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