Scientific name: Dendronotus iris
Taxonomy: Kingdom Animalia → Phylum Mollusca → Class Gastropoda → Subclass Heterobranchia → Infraclass Euthyneura → Subterclass Ringipleura → Superorder Nudipleura → Order Nudibranchia → Suborder Cladobranchia → Superfamily Dendronotoidea → Family Dendronotidae → Genus Dendronotus
Locations: Eastern Pacific
Group: Marine Life → Invertebrates → Nudibranchs
These can be up to 8" long. They are usually red, but occasionally pink.
Rainbow dendronotus eat tube-dwelling anemones. They lay their eggs on tube-dwelling anemones, ensuring their offspring an easy source of food.