This egg deposit from the nudibranch Aeolidia papillosa was attached to the side of a boulder. The boulder was turned for the photograph. The egg deposit was photographed dry whereas in the previous image another Aeolidia papillosa egg deposit was photographed underwater. There were two adult Aeolidia papillosa in the vicinity of this egg deposit, which was located close to the Guernsey end of the Lihou Island causeway.
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