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Nudibranch eggs
updated Sep 12

if you learn only 3 things about them ...
Egg capsules contain living eggs or tiny animals. Don't disturb them.
Egg capsules are found on stones and among seaweeds. Watch your step.
Please don't bring egg capsules home. Thousands of baby animals may die.

Where seen?
These rosette-like ribbons of eggs are sometimes seen on our undisturbed shores.

Features: Diameter 8-1cm. Frilly ribbon of eggs embedded in mucus, laid in a spiral on hard surfaces or among seaweeds and seagrasses. Usually white or beige.

Pulau Semakau, Apr 11

Tanah Merah, Aug 09

Pasir Ris, Dec 08

Discodoris lilacina
Pulau Sekudu, Jul 05

Ategema spongiosa
Chek Jawa, Jun 05

Polka-dot nudibranch and eggs.
Pulau Sekudu, Jul 05

Nudibranch eggs on Singapore shores

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