Clione limacina

Clione limacina

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Clione limacina

Clione limacina, known as the naked sea butterfly, sea angel, and common clione, is a sea angel found from the surface to greater than 500 m depth. It lives in the Arctic Ocean and cold regions of the North Atlantic Ocean. It was first described by Friderich Martens in 1676 and became the first gymnosomatous "pteropod" to be described.

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1. Clione limacina Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clione_limacina

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