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Limacia clavigera



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lexID:
5925 
Scientific:
Limacia clavigera 
German:
Keulen Nacktschnecke 
English:
orange-clubbed sea slug 
Category:
Limaces de mer 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Polyceridae (Family) > Limacia (Genus) > clavigera (Species) 
Initial determination:
(O. F. Müller, 1776) 
Occurrence:
Adria, Atlantique Est, Azores, Méditerranée 
Size:
bis zu 2cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 27°C 
Food:
Bryozoans (sea mats), spécialiste de la nourriture 
Difficulty:
Pas pour l'aquarium! 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2013-08-23 20:02:41 

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Limacia clavigera (O. F. Müller, 1776)

Limacia clavigera is white in colour with yellow-orange .This species has been recorded from clean shallow sublittoral areas , feeding upon a variety of encrusting bryozoans, including Callopora dumerili , Cryptosula pallasiana , Electra pilosa , Membranipora membranacea , Porella concinna , Schizoporella unicornis and Umbonula littoralis .

Its usual food is the encrusting bryozoan Electra pilosa.

Synonyme:
Doris clavigera
Euplocamus plumosus
Tergipes pulcher

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Euctenidiacea (Suborder) > Doridacea (Infraorder) > Polyceroidea (Superfamily) > Polyceridae (Family) > Triophinae (Subfamily) > Limacia (Genus)

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