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Profile 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 aquarium keeping Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2017-05-02 19:43:49
Last edit: 2017-05-04 05:59:47
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.
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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