Felimare cantabrica

Felimare cantabrica is a species of colourful sea slug or dorid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Chromodorididae.[1][2]


This nudibranch is found in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean (Bay of Biscay) and the Mediterranean (Spain).


Felimare cantabrica has a light and dark blue body, flecked with yellow lines and spots. Its mantle edge is lined with yellow-light blue-yellow banding. The gills and rhinophores are purple.

This species can reach a total length of at least 40 mm and has been observed feeding on sponges from the genus Dysidea.[3]


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  2. ^ a b Bouchet, P. (2012). Felimare cantabrica. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at on 2012-05-11
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