Observations in the Class: Gastropoda

Common Name: Snails

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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By: annette gerber
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: APU Base
Observed: 17th February 2017
Added: 18th February 2017
Identifications:2
Agreements:1
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A white heart for Valentine's!

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 14th February 2017
Added: 17th February 2017
Identifications:1
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They seem to know exactly who sticks what where. I'm completely baffled ...

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Ocellate phyllidia

Occelate phyllidia
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Location: Two Mile Reef, Sodwana
Observed: 19th April 2011
Added: 14th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Two nudibranchs

Pair of nudibranchs
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Location: Two Mile Reef, Sodwana
Observed: 19th April 2011
Added: 14th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Egg cowrie

Egg cowrie
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Location: Two Mile Reef, Sodwana
Observed: 18th April 2011
Added: 14th February 2017
Likely ID: Ovula ovum
Identifications:1
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Black Nudibranch

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By: seemonster
Crustacean AtlasSea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Photographers Reef
Observed: 3rd February 2017
Added: 13th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

Black Nudibranch - Tambja capensis

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Alikreukel

Alikreukel
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Location: SS Clan Stuart
Observed: 1st January 2012
Added: 12th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Long siphoned whelk

Long siphoned whelk
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Location: Long Beach, Simons Town
Observed: 22nd February 2012
Added: 12th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Description:

Seen on a night dive in 5 metres of water

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Fat plough shell

Fat plough shell
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Location: Long Beach, Simons Town
Observed: 20th November 2010
Added: 12th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Helmet shell

Helmet shell
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Location: Long Beach, Simons Town
Observed: 13th November 2010
Added: 12th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Warty pleurobranch

Warty pleurobranch
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Location: Long Beach, Simons Town
Observed: 30th October 2010
Added: 12th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Snail on Lichen, Stofbergsfontein - 2012

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By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: West Coast National Park, Stofbergsfontein
Observed: 15th September 2012
Added: 12th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Snail turned fish food

Snail turned fish food
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Location: St Lucia 1
Observed: 7th February 2017
Added: 11th February 2017
Likely ID: Cochlitoma zebra
Identifications:1
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Description:

Found in the fish pond

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orange-eyed nudi

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By: seastung
BaieBIO Instructor GoldCrustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysSouthern Underwater Research Group
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Location: Deep Partridge
Observed: 14th September 2016
Added: 11th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
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tropical gasflame

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By: seastung
BaieBIO Instructor GoldCrustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysSouthern Underwater Research Group
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Location: two mile
Observed: 7th August 2015
Added: 11th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

A tropical gasflame nudibranch feeding on hydroids

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Low Spring Tide on Toby Rocks #10

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By: Bushboy
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Location: Toby Rocks, Scottburgh
Observed: 9th February 2017
Added: 10th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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Description:

Between the Squat Sandy Zoanthids and the Urchins

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bubble shell

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By: mary hunter
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: Cola Beach
Observed: 13th October 2016
Added: 8th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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Cochlitoma zebra

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By: outramps
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGarden Route Botanical GardenMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Dune Molerat Trail
Observed: 25th January 2017
Added: 7th February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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African banana slug

African banana slug
By: Andrew Deacon
Sea Coral AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysSouth African National ParksToyota Enviro Outreach
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Location: Salt Creek
Observed: 22nd January 2017
Added: 7th February 2017
Identifications:1
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Mating Snails

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Location: Westville, Durban, South Africa
Observed: 1st February 2017
Added: 4th February 2017
Identifications:1
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black nudi 2

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By: seastung
BaieBIO Instructor GoldCrustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysSouthern Underwater Research Group
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Location: crossroads
Observed: 14th June 2014
Added: 2nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

black nudi feeidng on bryozoans

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gasflame nudi

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By: seastung
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Location: chelsea
Observed: 14th June 2014
Added: 2nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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elegant nudibranch

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By: seastung
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Location: chelsea
Observed: 14th June 2014
Added: 2nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
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silver tip nudi

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By: seastung
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Location: chelsea
Observed: 13th June 2015
Added: 2nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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pink-rayed limpet

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By: seastung
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Location: bermuda
Observed: 15th June 2015
Added: 2nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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domino nudibranch

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By: seastung
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Location: bermuda
Observed: 15th June 2015
Added: 2nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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red-spotted nudibranch

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By: seastung
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Location: riy banks
Observed: 18th June 2016
Added: 2nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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cape dorid

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By: seastung
BaieBIO Instructor GoldCrustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSea Slug AtlasSeaKeysSouthern Underwater Research Group
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Location: riy banks
Observed: 18th June 2016
Added: 2nd February 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Minute little snail

Minute little snail
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Location: Kwambonambi 1
Observed: 29th January 2017
Added: 29th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
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giraffe spot nudibranch

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By: seastung
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Location: giants castle
Observed: 11th September 2016
Added: 29th January 2017
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:1
Description:

head on photo of a giraffe spot nudi, Ancula sp.

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