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Arestorides argus


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lexID:
7600 
AphiaID:
527787 
Scientific:
Arestorides argus 
German:
Kaurischnecke 
English:
Arestorides Argus 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Cypraeidae (Family) > Arestorides (Genus) > argus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
Tansania, Indiske ocean, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritius , Seychellerne 
Size:
bis zu 6cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 25°C 
Food:
Sponges, Alger, Foder specialist 
Tank:
~ 150 Liter 
Difficulty:
Not for beginners 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2014-10-08 12:28:10 

Husbandry

Arestorides argus, common name : the eyed cowrie, is a species of sea snail, a cowry, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Cypraeidae, the cowries

Synonymised names:
Cypraea argus Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Lyncina argus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Talparia argus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Cypraeoidea (Superfamily) > Cypraeidae (Family) > Arestorides (Genus)

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