Golden Dirona
(Dirona aurantia)

image of a Golden Dirona

Image ID: 213-01

Other shots:  image of a Golden Dirona
Comments : There is not much flamboyant marine life on Deadman's Wall, but I did find three Golden Dirona to brighten up one dive here, offering a stark contrast to the gray silt covered wall. These are a beautiful nudibranch's that will brighten up any dive.
Common name : Golden Dirona
Scientific Name : Dirona aurantia
Location Found : Deadman's Wall, South Puget Sound
Actual Size : 4 inches
Camera Used : Sea & Sea MMII EX w/1->3T macro
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