18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Gold Dirona

The Gold Dirona (Dirona pellucida) is a nudibranch common in the cold waters of the Pacific Northwest from Oregon up to Alaska. They feed primarily on bryozoan.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Burien, Washington, United States of America
Camera: ILCE-7RM3
Copyright: © Gina Lusardi