Title: Saltwater/Marine Invertebrates
Species #: 115
Common Name: California Seahare Scientific Name: Aplysia californica Kingdom: Animalia Class: Gastropoda Family:
Phylum: Mollusca Order:
Geography / Habitat: coastal regions with thick vegetation, California coast
Life Strategy: hermaphroditic, reproduces sexually, eggs in sacs coiled around rocks/seaweed
Food / Feed Strategy: herbivorous, eats algae and eelgrass
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Body Form or Style: Nudibranch Swim / Locomotion Style: Foot Mouth Position: Inferior Citation: Rudman WB. 1999. Aplysia californica, Sea Slug Forum. Sydney: Australian Museum. December 27, 2005.
Common Name: California Seahare Family: Aplysiidae Life Strategy: hermaphroditic, reproduces sexually, eggs in sacs coiled around rocks/seaw...