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Flexopecten flexuosus

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Flexopecten flexuosus © Anne Frijsinger & Mat Vestjens, Holland,Bild aus der Adria

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lexID:
6468 
AphiaID:
225259 
Scientific:
Flexopecten flexuosus 
German:
Kammmuschel 
English:
Scallop 
Category:
Musslor 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Pectinida (Order) > Pectinidae (Family) > Flexopecten (Genus) > flexuosus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Poli, ), 1795 
Occurrence:
Adria, Azorerna, Europeiska kusten, Medelhavet, Nordatlanten 
Size:
bis zu 3.5cm 
Temperature:
10°C - 25°C 
Food:
Filter feeder, Plankton 
Tank:
~ 50 Liter 
Difficulty:
3 - Ganska enkel 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2013-12-01 19:48:54 

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Flexopecten flexuosus (Poli, 1795)

Flexopecten is a genus of saltwater clams in the family Pectinidae, the scallops.Flexopecten flexuosus is in color and pattern very variabel.The scallop lives in sandy bottom at depths up to 20 m.

Biota >Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Pteriomorphia (Subclass) > Pectinoida (Order) >Pectinoidea (Superfamily) > Pectinidae (Family) > Pectininae (Subfamily) > Pectinini (Tribe) > Flexopecten (Genus)

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