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Adalaria proxima



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lexID:
11041 
AphiaID:
140629 
Scientific:
Adalaria proxima 
German:
Rotgefleckte Sternschnecke 
English:
False Doris 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Onchidorididae (Family) > Adalaria (Genus) > proxima (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Alder & Hancock, ), 1854 
Occurrence:
Pacific Ocean, Britiske øer, Canada, Europæiske kyster, Nordlige Atlanterhav, USA, Vestlige Atlanterhav 
Sea depth:
67 - 89 Meter 
Size:
1,7 cm - 2,5 cm 
Temperature:
10°C - 12°C 
Food:
Predatory, Bryozoans (sea mats), Carnivore, Alger 
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:
2017-09-12 05:57:39 

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Adalaria proxima (Alder & Hancock, 1854)

The body may be white or yellow in colour. The mantle is covered by rounded tubercles. Tubercles with conical tips. The rhinophores are lamellate, usually darker in colour.

Adalaria proxima usually feeding on the encrusting bryozoan Electra pilosa, but eats a variety of encrusting bryozoans.

Similar to Onchidoris muricata.

Synonyme:
Adalaria albopapillosa Bergh, 1880
Adalaria pacifica Bergh, 1880
Adalaria virescens Bergh, 1880
Doris proxima Alder & Hancock, 1854
Onchidoris proxima (Alder & Hancock, 1854)

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Euctenidiacea (Suborder) > Doridacea (Infraorder) > Onchidoridoidea (Superfamily) > Onchidorididae (Family) > Adalaria (Genus) > Adalaria proxima (Species)

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