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Cyerce orteai


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Cyerce orteai, Mexico 2013 , Copyright Dr. Alicia Hermosillo

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lexID:
7763 
AphiaID:
458418 
Scientific:
Cyerce orteai 
German:
Saftsauger 
English:
Sap-sucking Sea Slug 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Sacoglossa (Order) > Hermaeidae (Family) > Cyerce (Genus) > orteai (Species) 
Initial determination:
Valdés & Camacho-Garcia, 2000 
Occurrence:
Hawaii, Mexiko (Øst Pacific), Østlige Stillehav 
Size:
bis zu 2cm 
Temperature:
20°C - 27°C 
Food:
Alger 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2014-12-09 19:06:47 

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Cyerce orteai Valdés & Camacho-Garcia, 2000

Cyerce orteai have numerous tubercles on the inflated cerata, rhinophores and oral tentacles.The body color is pale cream with olive-green and brown spots.Rhinophores and oral tentacles are dark brown with opaque white spots. The cerata are dark brown to pale green.

Like other sea slugs order Sacoglossa Cyerce orteai feeds on algae.

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Sacoglossa (Order) > Plakobranchacea (Suborder) > Limapontioidea (Superfamily) > Caliphyllidae (Family) > Cyerce (Genus) > Cyerce orteai (Species)

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