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Cyerce bourbonica



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lexID:
10412 
Scientific:
Cyerce bourbonica 
German:
Saftsauger 
English:
Sap-sucking Sea Slug 
Category:
Sacoglossa 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Sacoglossa (Order) > Hermaeidae (Family) > Cyerce (Genus) > bourbonica (Species) 
Initial determination:
Yonow, 2012 
Occurrence:
Australie, Hawaii, île de Guam, indo pacifique, Indonésie, Papouasie Nouvelle Guinée 
Sea depth:
1 - 6 Meter 
Size:
0,6 cm - 3,0 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 25°C 
Food:
algues 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-02-04 13:38:18 

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Cyerce bourbonica Yonow, 2012

The is a new species described in the year 2012. The body is covered in fewer than 30 slightly inflated and tubercular cerata. Ceratats can be flat or swollen, angular with rounded corners,with few black spots,yellow spots, olive-green patches, and light green to light brown.

This species can also swim, if disturbed.Cyerce bourbonica can be found in protected to exposed rocky habitats and Halimeda kanaloana beds.

Cyerce bourbonica is a algae eater.

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Sacoglossa (Order) > Plakobranchacea (Suborder) > Limapontioidea (Superfamily) > Caliphyllidae (Family) > Cyerce (Genus) > Cyerce bourbonica (Species)

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