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Tectus pyramis


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lexID:
3054 
Scientific:
Tectus pyramis 
German:
Kreiselschnecke 
English:
Pyramid top 
Category:
Ślimaki 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Not assigned (Order) > Tegulidae (Family) > Tectus (Genus) > pyramis (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Born, 1778) 
Occurrence:
Western Pacific Ocean, Philippines, Indo Pacific, Japonia 
Size:
10 cm - 15 cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 28°C 
Food:
glony 
Tank:
~ 50 Liter 
Difficulty:
Bardzo łatwy 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
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Last edit:
2010-02-28 16:13:27 

Husbandry

A large species with flat base and a high tapering spire, ornamented in brown and green; base white. Average width 60 mm ; as Trochus pyramis). Apia specimens commonly covered with coralline and turf algae

Class GASTROPODA ORTHOGASTROPODA
Order VETIGASTROPODA
SuperFamily TROCHOIDEA
Family TROCHIDAE TROCHINAE



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