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Pterelectroma physoides

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lexID:
12495 
AphiaID:
872825 
Scientific:
Pterelectroma physoides 
German:
Zebra-Flügelauster 
English:
Zebra Wingshell, Winged Oysters 
Category:
Bivalves 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Ostreida (Order) > Pteriidae (Family) > Pterelectroma (Genus) > physoides (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Lamarck, ), 1819 
Occurrence:
Mozambique, Australie, indo pacifique, Mer Rouge, Nouvelle Calédonie, Pacifique Central, Pacifique Ouest, Philippines, Queensland 
Sea depth:
3 - 75 Meter 
Size:
1,0 cm - 2,9 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 28°C 
Food:
Filter feeder 
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
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-10-22 20:32:17 

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Pterelectroma physoides (Lamarck, 1819)

Pterelectroma physoides, commonly known as The Zebra Wingshell, can be found attached to various marine growths, and including whip corals, hydroids, black corals and bryozoans. Pterelectroma physoides which exhibits protective coloration for lifing on alcyonarian.

Few cm in size. White background with brown lines, hence its zebra'name. This shell may easily be overlooked.

Synonymised names:
Avicula physoides Lamarck, 1819 (original combination)
Avicula zebra Reeve, 1857 (synonym)
Electroma (Pterelectroma) zebra (Reeve, 1857)
Electroma physoides (Lamarck, 1819)
Pterelectroma zebra (Reeve, 1857)
Pteria physoides (Lamarck, 1819)
Pteria tomlini Prashad, 1932
Pteria zebra (Reeve, 1857)

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