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Felimare francoisae



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lexID:
9508 
AphiaID:
597821 
Scientific:
Felimare francoisae 
German:
Nacktschnecke 
English:
Nudibranch 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Chromodorididae (Family) > Felimare (Genus) > francoisae (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bouchet, ), 1980 
Occurrence:
Senegal, Kap Verde, Middelhavet, Sydatlanten, Vestafrika, Østlige Atlanterhav 
Size:
1.7 cm - 2.6 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 21°C 
Food:
Sponges, Foder specialist 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2016-03-14 19:35:59 

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Felimare francoisae (Bouchet, 1980)

Felimare francoisaehas a yellow border to the mantle, a dark blue band and a white band running around the mantle.On the middle of the dorsum a white line runs from the rhinophores to the gills.Rhinophores and gills are deep blue in colour.

Felimare francoisae feeds on sponges, including Dysidea fragilis and Pleraplysilla spinifera.Its transfered secondary metabolites from the sponge prey to the mantle.

Synonyme:
Chromodoris francoisae
Mexichromis francoisae

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Euctenidiacea (Suborder) > Doridacea (Infraorder) > Doridoidea (Superfamily) > Chromodorididae (Family) > Felimare (Genus) > Felimare francoisae (Species)

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