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Flabellina engeli

Flabellina engeliis commonly referred to as Nudibranch. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for aquarium keeping. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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usvi 21 P7104227, Flabellina engeli, Florida 2021


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lexID:
14204 
AphiaID:
420630 
Scientific:
Flabellina engeli 
German:
Fadenschnecke 
English:
Nudibranch 
Category:
Naaktslakken 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Flabellinidae (Family) > Flabellina (Genus) > engeli (Species) 
Initial determination:
Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1968 
Sea depth:
1 - 12 Meter 
Size:
1,5 cm - 2,0 cm 
Temperature:
°C - 22°C 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2021-10-23 13:57:14 

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Flabellina engeli Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1968

Body is elongate, narrowing posteriorly. The Rhinophores are lamellate, club-shaped and with white bands. Cerata are arranged into clusters in two rows along the dorsum. The Background colour is translucent gray with thick white or yellow patches running between the cerata clusters, on the margin of the dorsum.

A submarginal row of opaque white spots present along the sides of the body.Three white or yellow patches are on the head.[5] Oral tentacles are long, translucent and white at the tips.Cerata are translucent with a brown or orange band about a third of the way down from the tip.

Nudibranch genus Flabellina feed exclusiverly on Hydroids.

Direct children (1):
Subspecies Flabellina engeli lucianae Dacosta, Cunha, Simone & Schrödl, 2007

External links

  1. Seaslugforum (en). Abgerufen am 22.10.2021.
  2. Wikipedia (en). Abgerufen am 22.10.2021.
  3. WoRMS (en). Abgerufen am 22.10.2021.

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