Marine Life That Can Be Seen When DIving

Headshield Slug

Headshield Slug
Headshield Slug
Credit: Johan Folmeus
Headshield Slug Chelidonura amoena
Description

Headshield Slug (Chelidonura amoena) found in Indo-Pacific tropical seas at depths from 2-20 metres.

Scientific Rank
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:
Mollusca (Mollusks / Molluscs)
Class:
Gastropoda
Order: Cephalaspidea (Slugs (Headshield) & Bubble Snails)
Family: Aglajidae (Aglajidae)
Genus: Chelidonura (Chelidonura)
Species: Chelidonura amoena
Size
Average Size: 5 centimetres

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