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Tochuina tetraquerta


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Scientific:
Tochuina tetraquerta 
German:
Nacktschnecke 
English:
Orange Peel Nudibranch 
Category:
Limaces de mer 
Family tree:
(Kingdom) > (Phylum) > (Class) > (Order) > (Family) > Tochuina (Genus) > tetraquerta (Species) 
Occurrence:
Alaska, Canada, Japon, USA 
Size:
6 cm - 34 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 25°C 
Food:
polypes coralliens, spécialiste de la nourriture 
Difficulty:
Pas pour l'aquarium! 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
  • Tochuina gigantea
 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
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Last edit:
2016-11-27 14:03:02 

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Tochuina tetraquetra (Pallas, 1788)

This nudibranch is one of the largest and most distincitive in Washington waters.The body colour is orange with white margin. It feeds on octocorals,sea pens, gorgonians and softcorals.Its most common food is the sea pen Ptilosarcus.

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) >Nudibranchia (Order) > Dexiarchia (Suborder) > Dendronotida (Infraorder) > Tritonioidea (Superfamily) > Tritoniidae (Family) >Tochuina (Genus)

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