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Felimare francoisae



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lexID:
9508 
Scientific:
Felimare francoisae 
German:
Nacktschnecke 
English:
Nudibranch 
Category:
Limaces de mer 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Chromodorididae (Family) > Felimare (Genus) > francoisae (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bouchet, 1980) 
Occurrence:
Afrique de l'Ouest, Atlantique Est, L'Atlantique Sud, Le Cap-Vert, Méditerranée, Sénégal 
Size:
1.7 cm - 2.6 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 21°C 
Food:
Sponges, spécialiste de la nourriture 
Difficulty:
Pas pour l'aquarium! 
Related species at
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2016-03-14 19:35:59 

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Felimare francoisae (Bouchet, 1980)

Felimare francoisaehas a yellow border to the mantle, a dark blue band and a white band running around the mantle.On the middle of the dorsum a white line runs from the rhinophores to the gills.Rhinophores and gills are deep blue in colour.

Felimare francoisae feeds on sponges, including Dysidea fragilis and Pleraplysilla spinifera.Its transfered secondary metabolites from the sponge prey to the mantle.

Synonyme:
Chromodoris francoisae
Mexichromis francoisae

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Euctenidiacea (Suborder) > Doridacea (Infraorder) > Doridoidea (Superfamily) > Chromodorididae (Family) > Felimare (Genus) > Felimare francoisae (Species)

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