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Verconia verconiforma

Verconia verconiforma ist als Nahrungsspezialist nicht für die Aquaristik geeignet.


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lexID:
11398 
Scientific:
Verconia verconiforma 
German:
Nacktschnecke 
English:
nudibranch 
Category:
Nakensnäckor 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Chromodorididae (Family) > Verconia (Genus) > verconiforma (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Rudman, ), 1995 
Occurrence:
Australien, Nya Kaledonien, Papua Nya Guinea, Queensland 
Sea depth:
9 - 12 Meter 
Size:
0,9 cm - 1,0 cm 
Temperature:
0°C - 19°C 
Food:
Matspecialist 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-02-15 20:02:55 

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Verconia verconiforma (Rudman, 1995)

Seaslugs genus Verconia feed exclusively on sponges in the genera Darwinella and Dendrilla.

The mantle is translucent white with a reticulate pattern of opaque white ( gives a sponge-like appearance). The mantle edge is a thin opaque white band. Rhinophore club and gill are bright orange-red in colour.The underside of mantle, body and foot are all translucent white.

Synonym:
Noumea verconiforma Rudman, 1995

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