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Doto lancei



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lexID:
9208 
AphiaID:
575071 
Scientific:
Doto lancei 
German:
Nacktschnecke 
English:
Nudibranch 
Category:
Ślimaki nagoskrzelne 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Dotidae (Family) > Doto (Genus) > lancei (Species) 
Initial determination:
Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1967 
Occurrence:
Gulf of California, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Costa Rica, Maksyk (Wschodnim Pacyfiku) 
Size:
bis zu 0.5cm 
Temperature:
°C - 25°C 
Food:
Hydrozoa polyps, specjalista pokarmowy! 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2016-01-22 19:29:17 

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Doto lancei Ev. Marcus & Er. Marcus, 1967

Doto lancei was first described from Mexico.This species occurs from the Pacific coast of North America from San Diego south to Costa Rica.

Doto lancei has a cream coloured body and is highly pigmented (dark brown or black).This tiny nudibranch has 7 to 8 pairs of cerata,up to about 8 mm long Tubercles on the cerata have rings of dark pigment at their bases and a dark spot at the tip.

Sea slugs genus Doto feeds on hydrozoon polyps. It has been reported that Doto lancei feeds exclusively on the hydroid Aglaophenia sp.

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Dexiarchia (Suborder) > Cladobranchia (Infraorder) > Cladobranchia (Parvorder) > Dotidae (Family) > Doto (Genus) > Doto lancei (Species)

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