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Profile lexID: 10412 AphiaID: 599819 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 Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2017-02-04 12:47:16
Last edit: 2017-02-04 13:38:18
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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