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The gray sea slug is a large marine slug. It eats sea anemones. Even though anemones have stinging cells, the sea snail is not affected. In fact, it attaches the stinging cells of the anemone to the flakes (cerrata) on its back, making itself poisonous. This is how it protects itself from enemies. The flakes also serve as gills: they take in oxygen from the water.


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