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Xestospongia testudinaria


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lexID:
2336 
Scientific:
Xestospongia testudinaria 
German:
Vasenschwamm 
English:
barrel sponge 
Category:
Eponges 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Porifera (Phylum) > Demospongiae (Class) > Haplosclerida (Order) > Petrosiidae (Family) > Xestospongia (Genus) > testudinaria (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Lamarck, 1815) 
Occurrence:
Australie, barrière de récif, îles Salomon, indo pacifique, Madagascar, Mer d'Adaman, Mer de Banda, Mer Rouge, Philippines, Seychelles, Sulawesi 
Size:
bis zu 20cm 
Temperature:
24°C - 27°C 
Food:
le phytoplancton, le zooplancton, plancton, spécialiste de la nourriture 
Difficulty:
Pas pour l'aquarium! 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
  • Xestospongia arenosa
  • Xestospongia bergquistia
  • Xestospongia bocatorensis
  • Xestospongia caminata
  • Xestospongia clavata
  • Xestospongia coralloides
  • Xestospongia delaubenfelsi
  • Xestospongia deweerdtae
  • Xestospongia diprosopia
  • Xestospongia dubia
 
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2007-07-28 20:17:26 

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Xestospongia testudinaria (Lamarck, 1815)

The colour is is maroon to pink,the opening of the barrel pale white.

Synonyme:
Alcyonium testudinarium
Petrosia testudinaria
Reniera crateriformis
Reniera testudinaria

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