New Week Nudibranch: Hydatina amplustre – What a Face!!
Habitat:Big Island, Maui, Kahoolawi, Molokai, Oahu, Kauai and French Frigate Shoals: widely distributed in the Indo-Pacific
Status: No Conservation Concerns
Is this not the sweetest nudibranch you’ve ever seen? Not only does Hydatina amplustre have an extremely beautiful shell marked with broad, salmon-colored bands outlined in black but it also has the most adorable expression! Would you look at those eyes? It almost appears to have bunny-like ears as well. Talk about a cutie patootie!