Glaucus Atlanticus

2.10.2012 @ KnowledgeToday

blue dragon

The Blue Dragon (Glaucus atlanticus), one of the world’s rarest and most beautiful mollusks.
Glaucus atlanticus (common names sea swallow, blue glaucus, blue sea slug and blue ocean slug) is a species of small-sized blue sea slug, a pelagic aeolid nudibranch, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Glaucidae. This is the only species in the genus Glaucus, but is closely related to Glaucilla marginata, which sometimes is included in Glaucus


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