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Polycera tricolor



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lexID:
7983 
AphiaID:
527536 
Scientific:
Polycera tricolor 
German:
Dreifarbige Hörnchenschnecke 
English:
Three-color Polycera 
Category:
Limaces de mer 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Polyceridae (Family) > Polycera (Genus) > tricolor (Species) 
Initial determination:
Robilliard, 1971 
Occurrence:
Canada, golfe de Californie, golfe du Mexique, Mexique (Nord-est du Pacifique), Pacifique Est 
Size:
bis zu 2cm 
Temperature:
20°C - 25°C 
Food:
Bryozoans (sea mats), spécialiste de la nourriture 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2015-02-09 19:54:52 

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Polycera tricolor Robilliard, 1971

The background colour is translucent whitish with black-yellow-white appendages 5-10 frontal appendages and 4-6 appendages on each side).Rhinophores are similarly coloured.In some animals the foot is yellow bordered.

Polycera tricolor feeds on bryozoans (moss animals).

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Euctenidiacea (Suborder) > Doridacea (Infraorder) > Polyceroidea (Superfamily) > Polyceridae (Family) > Polycerinae (Subfamily) > Polycera (Genus) > Polycera tricolor (Species)

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