Onchidoris sparsa and spawn on the food organism; the colonial bryozoan, Cellepora pumicosa. Possibly, first recorded spawn of the species. Sublittoral, 6 to 10m depth, Macduff, N.E. Scotland. 19th August 2017. Leg. Chris Rickard.

Submitted by Ian Smith on Tue, 22/08/2017 19:54
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Thompson & Brown (1984) stated, “Details of the reproductive cycle are unknown.” This image may be of the first recorded spawn of the species.