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Profile lexID: 10697 AphiaID: 597360 Scientific: Goniobranchus lekker German: Prachtsternschnecke English: Nudibranch Category: Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Chromodorididae (Family) > Goniobranchus (Genus) > lekker (Species) Initial determination: (Gosliner, ), 1994 Occurrence: , Réunion Madagascar, Seychellerne, Syd Afrika, Vestlige Indiske ocean Sea depth: 0 - 12 Meter Size: 1,5 cm - 3,5 cm Temperature: 20°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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Goniobranchus lekker (Gosliner, 1994)
This species have an opaque white band at the mantle edge, then an orange band and then a purplish white band on which there are dark purple or reddish spots. On the mantle there are fine opaque white spots. Rhinophores and gills are white.
Goniobranchus lekker feeds exclusively on sponges, including Chelonaphysilla violacea.
Chromodoris lekker Gosliner, 1994
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