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Pleurobranchus albiguttatus



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lexID:
7146 
AphiaID:
599473 
Scientific:
Pleurobranchus albiguttatus 
German:
Flankenkiemer 
English:
Mosaic Pleurobranch,sidegill Slug 
Category:
Limaces de mer 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Pleurobranchida (Order) > Pleurobranchidae (Family) > Pleurobranchus (Genus) > albiguttatus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bergh, ), 1905 
Occurrence:
Afrique de l'Est, Arabie-saudite, Australie, barrière de récif, Hawaii, indo pacifique, Indonésie, La Réunion, Nouvelle Calédonie, Pacifique Ouest, Philippines 
Size:
2.5 cm - 12 cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 27°C 
Food:
Sea squirts, 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:
2014-05-14 19:11:34 

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Pleurobranchus albiguttatus (Bergh, 1905)

This nocturnal species have a great number of rounded tubercles on the mantle.Its perfect camouflaged.the color forms vary.There are pale white, red to dark brown coloured species.Pleurobranchus albiguttatus lives to depths of 15 m on rocky habitats.The egg mass is a white wavy band.

This nudibranch feeds exclusively on colonial ascidians.

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Pleurobranchomorpha (Order) > Pleurobranchoidea (Superfamily) > Pleurobranchidae (Family) > Pleurobranchus (Genus)

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