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Okenia rosacea



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lexID:
8026 
AphiaID:
599485 
Scientific:
Okenia rosacea 
German:
Hopkins Rose 
English:
Hopkin's Rose 
Category:
Ślimaki nagoskrzelne 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Goniodorididae (Family) > Okenia (Genus) > rosacea (Species) 
Initial determination:
(MacFarland, ), 1905 
Occurrence:
Gulf of California, Eastern Pacific Ocean, USA, Alaska , Kanada, Maksyk (Wschodnim Pacyfiku) 
Size:
2 cm - 3 cm 
Temperature:
20°C - 25°C 
Food:
Bryozoans (sea mats), specjalista pokarmowy! 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2016-11-22 21:05:16 

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Okenia rosacea (MacFarland, 1905)

Okenia rosacea is pink coloured through feeding on the bryozoan Integripelta bilabiata (pigment Hopkinsiaxanthin).

The pink sea slug have numerous long papillae with round tips.Papillae can be more or less white at their tips.

Synonym:
Hopkinsia rosacea

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Euctenidiacea (Suborder) > Doridacea (Infraorder) > Onchidoridoidea (Superfamily) > Goniodorididae (Family) > Okenia (Genus) > Okenia rosacea (Species)

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