Discodoris branneriis commonly referred to as Nudibranch. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 8753 AphiaID: 532745 Scientific: Discodoris branneri German: Sternschnecke English: Nudibranch Category: Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Discodorididae (Family) > Discodoris (Genus) > branneri (Species) Initial determination: MacFarland, 1909 Sea depth: 0 - 7 Meter Size: 1.2 cm - 11 cm Temperature: 20°C - 25°C Difficulty: Not suitable for aquarium keeping Offspring: Not available as offspring 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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Created: 2015-09-17 19:47:01
Last edit: 2020-12-24 19:00:43
Discodoris branneri MacFarland, 1909
The body colour can be rose-orange,brown or greenish, or brown with darker brown spots.Juvenile Discodoris branneri are lighter coloured than adult sea slugs. Juvenile still have the two characteristic rows of irregular dark spots.
This sea slug can swim by flexing the body.It feed exclusively on sponges.
Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Euctenidiacea (Suborder) > Doridacea (Infraorder) > Doridoidea (Superfamily) > Discodorididae (Family) > Discodoris (Genus) > Discodoris branneri (Species)
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