Special Clionidae Sea Angel Exhibition at Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise

23.January.2018 | SPOT

Hakkeijima Sea Paradise in Yokohama are holding a special winter-only viewing of the enchanting Clionidae. These tiny fairy-like creatures will parade from January 20th to April 15th.

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Clionidae are a family of sea angels, an adorable group of teeny-tiny sea slugs that use their winglike flaps to swim. These mysterious creatures appear on drift ice along the coast of Hokkaido and disappear with the decline of the ice. Real winter is about to hit, which means these radiant messengers of winter will swoop down upon Sea Paradise. You’ll be able to see the cute Clionidae dance in the water inside exclusive tanks.

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As well as the Clionidae exhibition, there will be displays of other Japanese wintertime creatures too, including the cute black and yellow Thecacera pacifica (pictured above), the pink sarabikunin, a fish which swims in the deep depths of the ocean, and more.

 

Don’t miss the opportunity to witness these unique winter sea creatures!

 

■Information

Special Exhibition

Running: January 20, 2018 – April 15, 2018

Location: Aqua Museum 1F ZONE 1 “Umi ni Kaettekita Doubutsu-tachi”

 

Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise

Address: Hakkeijima, Kanazawa, Yokohama

Contact: 045-788-8888

Website:  http://www.seaparadise.co.jp

 

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    A mummy and baby Baikal seal can be seen at Sunshine Aquarium, Tokyo from Wednesday 15th May! From the same day, the aquarium will be accepting suggestions for a cute name for the baby seal!

    Three weeks after birth, the baby seal started to lose its white baby fur. Now, its fur is completely ash grey! The baby has been weaned off milk and has started to eat fish, however, it is still craving all the attention! When the staff approach, the baby immediately starts to whine and quickly shuffles towards them. The staff stroke the baby’s belly and after looking up at the staff happily, the baby often falls asleep!

    The baby seal can be visited by the public from Wednesday 15th May and from the same day, the aquarium will start to take name suggestions from the public. The nickname will be announced on Thursday 13th June!

    There is also a chance for you to get your hands on original goods and postcards to celebrate! Please take this opportunity to view these extremely precious Baikal seals and think of a lovely name while you’re at it!

     

    After a month since birth, the baby will grow black fur and become an adult!

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