Limpet-like Sea Slug

Onchidella nigricans (Quoy & Gaimard, 1832)

Onchidella nigricans is a species of small, air-breathing sea slug, a shell-less marine pulmonate gastropod mollusc in the family Onchidiidae

How to identify Onchidella nigricans?

What habitats does Onchidella nigricans live in?

Intertidal rocky shores

What is the distribution of Onchidella nigricans?

Southeastern Australia NSW, TAS, VIC

How big does Onchidella nigricans grow?

Grows to around 25 mm

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