Greilada elegans

Range & Status

The diet of this beautifully coloured species is the sub-littoral polyzoans Bugula flabella and B. plumosa . Greilada elegans is predominantly a south-western species with records from exposed sub-littoral sites from south-west Wales (Pembrokeshire), Cornwall and north Devon (Lundy). Elsewhere from western Ireland (Galway) and south to the Mediterranean.