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Doto lemchei

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Doto lemchei, 10 mm,Doonee Beacon, Connemara, Ireland, 2018

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lexID:
11911 
AphiaID:
139645 
Scientific:
Doto lemchei 
German:
Nacktschnecke 
English:
Nudibranch 
Category:
Limaces de mer 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Dotidae (Family) > Doto (Genus) > lemchei (Species) 
Initial determination:
Ortea & Urgorri, 1978 
Occurrence:
Atlantique nord, Espagne, îles britanniques, littoraux européens, Méditerranée 
Sea depth:
Meter 
Size:
bis zu 1,0cm 
Food:
Hydrozoa polyps, spécialiste de la nourriture 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-01-18 19:37:23 

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Doto lemchei Ortea & Urgorri, 1978


Doto lemchei was first described from Galicia, Spain. It was subsequently reported from Britain,Ireland and Spain.

This dendronotid nudibranch is olive brown in colour with no dark spots on the ceratal tubercles. The tips of the tubercles appear pale or white due to white, internal, glandular cells. Has 4-6 pairs of cerata. Lack of pigment spots on the tubercles. Brown hue to skin and pale brown pigment on the head and body.

Doto lemchei feeds exclusively on the hydroid Aglaophenia tuberculata, family Aglaopheniidae.Its found only on Aglaophenia tubulifera.

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