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Epidendrium billeeanum

Epidendrium billeeanum wird umgangssprachlich oft als Goldgelbe Wendeltreppe bezeichnet. Die Gehäuseschnecke ist nicht für eine Haltung in Aquarien geeignet.



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lexID:
10893 
AphiaID:
523762 
Scientific:
Epidendrium billeeanum 
German:
Goldgelbe Wendeltreppe 
English:
Golden Wentletrap 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > [unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order) > Epitoniidae (Family) > Epidendrium (Genus) > billeeanum (Species) 
Initial determination:
(DuShane & Bratcher, ), 1965 
Occurrence:
Pacific Ocean, Ecuador, Bunaken, Galapagos, Hawaii, Indo Stillehavet, Indonesien, New Zealand, Rødehavet, USA 
Sea depth:
2 - 15 Meter 
Size:
0,5 cm - 2,5 cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 28°C 
Food:
Predatory, Parasitic, Koral polypper 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-03-24 19:19:04 

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Epidendrium billeeanum (DuShane & Bratcher, 1965)

Epidendrium billeeanum, commonly known as the Yellow sea snail or the Golden wentletrap, is a predator and ectoparasite sea snail.The Golden wentletrap has a bright yellow shell.

This species is often found on corals from genus Tubastraea, on which it feeds.

Synonyms:
Alora billeeana (DuShane & Bratcher, 1965)
Epitonium billeeanum (DuShane & Bratcher, 1965)
Scalina billeeana DuShane & Bratcher, 1965

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