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Myja longicornis



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lexID:
6947 
AphiaID:
761271 
Scientific:
Myja longicornis 
German:
Nacktschnecke 
English:
Nudibranch 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Facelinidae (Family) > Myja (Genus) > longicornis (Species) 
Initial determination:
Bergh, 1896 
Occurrence:
Australien, Filippinerne, Indo Stillehavet, Indonesien, Vestlige Stillehav 
Size:
1 cm - 2 cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 27°C 
Food:
Hydrozoa polyps, Foder specialist 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
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Created:
Last edit:
2014-04-02 20:01:18 

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Myja longicornis Bergh, 1896

Myja longicornis have very long cerata. This spindle-shaped cerata mimics hydroid polyps of Eudendrium sp. Myja longicornis feeds exclusively on Eudendrium sp.

The name "longicornis" referes to the long rhinophores of this species (Latin "cornis"= horn).

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Dexiarchia (Suborder) > Cladobranchia (Infraorder) > Aeolidida (Parvorder) > Fionoidea (Superfamily) > Tergipedidae (Family) > Myja (Genus) > Myja longicornis (Species)

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