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Charonia lampas


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lexID:
9304 
AphiaID:
141101 
Scientific:
Charonia lampas 
German:
Knotentragendes Tritonshorn 
English:
Knobbed Triton, Red Triton 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Charoniidae (Family) > Charonia (Genus) > lampas (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
the Kermadec Islands, the Canary Islands, Madeira, Mozambique, Réunion , Morocco, Norfolk Island, Angola, Australien, Azorerne, Britiske øer, Indiske ocean, Japan, Kap Verde, Madagascar, Middelhavet, New Zealand, Nordlige Atlanterhav, Nordsøen, Spanien, Syd Afrika, Vestlige Indiske ocean 
Sea depth:
0 - 200 Meter 
Size:
20 cm - 40 cm 
Temperature:
13,4°C - 20,6°C 
Food:
Predatory, Søpindsvin, Søslanger, Søstjerner 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
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:
2017-10-27 19:35:59 

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Charonia lampas (Linnaeus, 1758)

Charonia lampas have a very large shell (size of 20-40 cm).This predatory nocturnal sea snail feeds on sea urchin,starfish and sea cucumbers.

The recorded dept was 8 - 50 m.

Synonyme:
Charonia capax
Charonia capax euclioides
Charonia euclia
Charonia euclia instructa
Charonia lampas lampas
Charonia lampas pustulata
Charonia mirabilis
Charonia nodifera
Charonia nodifera var. euclia
Charonia powelli
Charonia rubicunda
Charonia sauliae
Charonia sauliae macilenta
Eutritonium lampas
Murex gyrinoides
Murex lampas
Murex nerei
Nyctilochus alfredensis
Ranella lampas
Septa rubicunda
Simpulum nodiferum
Simpulum nodiferum var. major
Simpulum nodiferum var. minor
Triton australe
Triton gyrinoides
Triton gyrinoides var. carinata d
Triton gyrinoides var. cochleosocia
Triton gyrinoides var. ficarazzensis
Triton gyrinoides var. imperans d
Triton gyrinoides var. inflectilabrum
Triton gyrinoides var. labroplita
Triton gyrinoides var. normalis
Triton gyrinoides var. singilla
Triton nodiferum
Triton nodiferum var. glabra
Triton sauliae
Tritonium glabrum
Tritonium mediterraneum
Tritonium opis
Tritonium pustulatum
Tritonium pustulatum var. minor
Tritonium pustulatum var. varicosum

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