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Goniobranchus cavae



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lexID:
10689 
AphiaID:
597352 
Scientific:
Goniobranchus cavae 
German:
Prachtsternschnecke 
English:
Nudibranch 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Chromodorididae (Family) > Goniobranchus (Genus) > cavae (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Eliot, ), 1904 
Occurrence:
Zanzibar, Réunion , India, Indiske ocean, Mauritius , Syd Afrika 
Sea depth:
0 - 24 Meter 
Size:
4,5 cm - 5,0 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 25°C 
Food:
Sponges, Foder specialist 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
None 
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-05-04 05:59:47 

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Goniobranchus cavae (Eliot, 1904)

The colour is yellowish white, with large drab blotches. On the mantle are dark spots surrounded by a white line and also irregular dull orange spots.The tip and anterior side of the rhinophores are purple.

Very similar is .Goniobranchus tennentanus.

Synonymised
Chromodoris cavae Eliot, 1904 (original combination)
Glossodoris cavae (Eliot, 1904)

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

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