Sea Angels Eat Sea Butterflies

Sea Angel. Photograph by Alexander Semenov

We're told that angels fly in the clouds. Well, this angel, a "sea angel," is a swimming sea slug! This sea angel was photographed in the cold White Sea, northwest of Russia.  They can be found in warm waters too.

Sea butterfly
Sea angels are not a favorite food of predators.  Why? They can slime-up. Yuck. But, sea angels love to eat sea butterflies. And like the 'angels' sea butterflies are not butterflies, but snails.

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