Who is small, transparent and very common in the ocean yet can not be googled? Even with Google, if you do not know whether it is an animal or a plant, how would you search for it? How would you describe it? Plankton is Greek for wanderer. Phytoplankton is plankton consisting of microscopic plants . … More who am i ?
This Dotidae nudibranch species has not been seen in Hawaii according to Pauline Fiene of Sea slugs of Hawaii. Cory Pittman was in contact with me today and let me know that they will identify this as Doto sp#2, very boring name, so say hello to our new friend.
Nudibranchs climb up to snorkeling depth in April possibly onto May. They are certainly more abundant. The species I documented are cataloged here .
I live in Hawaii since August 2005 and I saw only two nudibranchs, but May 2018 changed my poor statistic. I met Peter Krottje during a Kohala Diver annual reef clean up event, and he gave me an Olympus TG-3. Up until then I use a GoPro Hero 3 for all my underwater videos and stills. … More nudibranchs at kawaihae harbor