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Discurria insessa


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lexID:
10674 
Scientific:
Discurria insessa 
German:
Schnecke 
English:
Seaweed limpet 
Category:
Snäckor med skal 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Not assigned (Order) > Lottiidae (Family) > Discurria (Genus) > insessa (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Hinds, ), 1842 
Occurrence:
Alaska , Kaliforniska viken, Mexico (East Pacific), Östra Stillahavet, USA 
Sea depth:
0 - 5 Meter 
Size:
1 cm - 3,8 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 18°C 
Food:
Alger 
Tank:
~ 50 Liter 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-08-07 20:42:25 

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Discurria insessa (Hinds, 1842)

Discurria insessa, common name the seaweed limpet, is a species of sea snail, a true limpet, a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Lottiidae. This marine species occurs from South Alaska to Baja California, Mexico
The size of the shell varies between 10 mm and 38 mm.

Synonyme:
Acmaea insessa (Hinds, 1842)
Lottia insessa (Hinds, 1842)
Notoacmea insessa (Hinds, 1842)
Patella insessa Hinds, 1842

Classification:
Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Patellogastropoda (Subclass) >Lottioidea (Superfamily) > Lottiidae (Family) > Discurria (Genus) > Discurria insessa (Species)

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  1. wikipedia (en)
  2. WoRMS (en)

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