North Sea slugs discovery


Flabellina verrucosa snail, photo by Daniel Hershman

During recent marine biologists‘ research in the Dutch part of the North Sea near Dogger Bank, two sea slug species, new for the Netherlands were discovered, Dutch Vroege Vogels radio reported today.

They are Flabellina verrucosa and Tenellia viridis.

This Dutch NOS TV report names a third sea slug species new for the Netherlands: Diaphorodoris luteocincta.

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