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Atagema alba

Atagema albais commonly referred to as Nudibranch. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for aquarium keeping. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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Atagema alba (Carmel Pt),45 mm long, showing the trilobed flap partially covering the gill plume.2017


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lexID:
13450 
AphiaID:
593367 
Scientific:
Atagema alba 
German:
Nacktschnecke 
English:
Nudibranch 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Discodorididae (Family) > Atagema (Genus) > alba (Species) 
Initial determination:
(O'Donoghue, ), 1927 
Sea depth:
- 20 Meter 
Size:
2 cm - 6 cm 
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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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2020-12-19 16:33:44 

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Atagema alba (O'Donoghue, 1927)

This dorid nudibranch feeds on sponges.

Atagema alba is not very common. It is readily identified by the strong irregular dorsal ridge, and the three extra-branchial lobes.

Synonymised names:
Atagema quadrimaculata Collier, 1963
Glossodoridiformia alba O'Donoghue, 1927 (original combination)
Petelodoris spongicola MacFarland, 1966

External links

  1. seaslugforum.net (en). Abgerufen am 30.03.2021.
  2. WoRMS (en). Abgerufen am 30.03.2021.

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