Sea hare (Aplysia punctata) - a winning image from Loch Eriboll - Februaray 2014

Sea hare (Aplysia punctata) - a competition winning mollusc image
This sea hare (Aplysia punctata) was photographed in Loch Eriboll on the north coast of Scotland.

It was a large specimen at around six inches long and was found in shallow water on a kelp stalk.

At the British Society of Underwater Photographers (BSoUP) this image was awared the the top spot for the competition theme 'molluscs'.

Nikon D90, Tokina 10-17mm @17 mm, compact dome port