Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791) Depositing Egg Capsules

    This female depositing egg capsules was photographed in the Indian River Lagoon near New Smyrna Beach, Florida by Joel Wooster on 4/21/2006. The smaller eggs present on the oyster substrate are those of Stramonita haemastoma floridana (Conrad, 1837) [Florida Rocksnail].

Melongena corona (Gmelin, 1791) Depositing Egg Capsules