DSC_3496 Woolly sea hare (Bursatella leachii) a large (to 12cm), and beautifully camouflaged sea hare, resembling a mass of seaweed. Found in sheltered localities along the northeastern coast of the North Island down as far as Auckland. Common seasonally, with greatest densities occuring on mudflats in autumn. Maitai Bay, Karikari Peninsula *
DSC3496Woollyhairysea harebursatellaleachiiheadcamouflageMaitai BayKarikari Peninsula.