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Cyerce nigricans


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lexID:
9106 
AphiaID:
494516 
Scientific:
Cyerce nigricans 
German:
Schwarz Goldene Schlundsackschnecke 
English:
Black And Gold Sapsucking Slug 
Category:
 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Sacoglossa (Order) > Hermaeidae (Family) > Cyerce (Genus) > nigricans (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Pease, ), 1866 
Occurrence:
Mozambique, Pacific Ocean, Australien, Barriärrevet, Guam, Indiska Oceanen - Stilla Havet, Östafrika, Papua Nya Guinea, Tahiti, Västra Stillahavet 
Size:
2.2 cm - 3 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 25°C 
Food:
Alger, Matspecialist 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
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Last edit:
2016-01-02 16:41:38 

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Cyerce nigricans (Pease, 1866)

Cyerce nigricans was originally described by from the Pacific Islands. Commonly known as Black and Gold Sapsucking Slug this sea slug has a widely distribution in the Indo-West Pacific.

The wonderful Cyerce is often being used in tourist posters and brochures.

Similar is Cyerce nigra.Cyerce nigricans have no striped cerata. It has coloured and banded cerata with spots. In contrast to Cyerce nigra, C.nigricans feed on Chlorodesmis fastigiata (turtle weed).

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