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Stigmaulax cayennensis

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Stigmaulax cayennensis © Anne Frijsinger & Mat Vestjens, Holland

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lexID:
6061 
AphiaID:
419771 
Scientific:
Stigmaulax cayennensis 
German:
Mondschnecke 
English:
Cayenne Moon Snail 
Category:
Моллюски 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Naticidae (Family) > Stigmaulax (Genus) > cayennensis (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Récluz, ), 1850 
Occurrence:
Puerto Rico, Cuba, Jamaica, Venezuela, Карибик, Мексика (Восточная часть Тихого океана) 
Size:
2.5 cm - 3.5 cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 27°C 
Food:
Carrion, Ракушки, Улитки 
Difficulty:
Никакого Животного Начинающего 
Related species at
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2013-09-16 08:34:04 

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Stigmaulax cayennensis (Récluz, 1850)

Naticids are widely distributed and occur world-wide. The greatest diversity of moon snail is found in tropical water. The foto was taken on the Caribbean.

Moon snails feed on carnivorous without exception. Stigmaulax cayennensis live on and under sand.They hunt other mollusks, but also eat carrion.

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Naticoidea (Superfamily) > Nati cidae (Family) > Naticinae (Subfamily) > Stigmaulax (Genus)

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