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Deep-sea pteropod
Image ID: 29362
Common Name: Deep-sea pteropod
Scientific Name: Clio (?)
Location: Eastern tropical Pacific
Description: Flitting through the water with their paddle-like foot, pteropods live up to their common name - sea butterflies.
Keywords: Deep-sea pteropod, sea butterfly, Clio, swimming snail, Mollusca, Gastropoda, Opisthobranchia, Thecosomata, translucent,
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