Multicolored Nudibranch Photograph by Mohammed Alsaleh, My Shot Generally oblong in shape, nudibranchs can be thick or flattened, long or short, ornately colored or drab to match their surroundings. Some max out at a quarter of an inch millimeters)
Nudibranch: Flabellina goddardi, the "Fiery Sea Slug", discovered in 2008 by marine biologist Jeff Goddard. It lays a lacy egg mass that hatch into tiny babies. The egg mass is formed that way so that each baby receives enough oxygen.
Orchid terrarium idea using a geodesic leaded glass container from Restoration Hardware, and phalenopsis and lady slipper plants. The environment is easier to control for some orchids when they are enclosed in glass.