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  • Day26

    Nudibranchs at Poor Knights Islands

    November 23, 2016 in New Zealand ⋅ ☀️ 16 °C

    Nudibranch sind übersetzt Nacktkiemer - si hend ihri Lunge usserhalb vom Körper. De Körper vo de Nudis isch meistens Schnäggeförmig und es git si in hunderte verschiedene Farbe und vo gaanz chli bis ca Handflächegross.
    Die "Blueme" ufem bild sind Eier vo dene farbige Dingerli ;)

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    The nudibranch gets its name from the latin words for "naked" and "lung" simply because they carry their lungs on the back.
    They look like a snail but there are hundreds of different nudis, they vary widely in form and colour. From very small to about the size of a hand.
    The "flower" on the picture is actually a nudis eggs ;)
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