Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Stunning Photos of Marine Invertebrates from Australia

This week I am travelling and distracted.. so here are some gorgeous marine invertebrates from Australia! Pics from "Billunder" on Flickr! (which you can go see for yourself here)

Blue Pycnogonid! (sea spider)

Another pycnogonid with eggs!

Purple Pycnogonid!

An amazing Ceratosoma nudibranch

and another..


A blindingly colorful Asterodiscides ("firebrick star")

The papulae (gills) from the arm of Plectaster decanus aka the "mosaic star"

1 comment:

liminalD said...

Great blog!

Stunning pics - that firebrick star is beautiful :D