Leucozonia nassa (Gmelin, 1791) Chestnut Latirus

Leucozonia nassa (Gmelin, 1791) Chestnut Latirus
South Florida (51 mm.)
    Because the specimen below is so heavily encrusted with fouling organisms it cannot be positively determined whether it is Leucozonia nassa or L. ocellata (Gmelin, 1791). However, it believed to be L. nassa.

Leucozonia nassa (Gmelin, 1791) Chestnut Latirus

Leucozonia nassa (Gmelin, 1791) Chestnut Latirus

By SCUBA off Lauderdale By The Sea, Broward County, Florida 6/14/2014. Digital image by Ariane Dimitris.