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Limaria africana


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lexID:
3714 
AphiaID:
505481 
Scientific:
Limaria africana 
German:
Flammen-Feilenmuschel 
English:
Flashing File Shell 
Category:
Musslor 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Limida (Order) > Limidae (Family) > Limaria (Genus) > africana (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Bartsch, ), 1915 
Occurrence:
Australien, Indonesien, Japan, Nya Zeeland 
Size:
1 cm - 2 cm 
Temperature:
24°C - 26°C 
Food:
Oyster eggs, Matspecialist, Plankton 
Tank:
~ 150 Liter 
Difficulty:
6 - Mycket svår 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2011-05-17 17:12:18 

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Limaria africana (Bartsch, 1915)

Limaria orientalis, (the Right Name ist Limaria africana) or the file shell, is a bivalve mollusc of the family Limidae. Limaria orientalis, found under stones below mid tide to moderate depths.

Scientific classification
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Subclass: Pteriomorphia
Order: Limoida
Family: Limidae
Genus: Limaria
Species: L. africana

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