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Cyphoma sp.


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lexID:
8779 
AphiaID:
 
Scientific:
Cyphoma sp. 
German:
Eischnecke 
English:
Egg Shell, Spotted Cyphoma 
Category:
Моллюски 
Family tree:
(Kingdom) > (Phylum) > (Class) > (Order) > (Family) > Cyphoma (Genus) > sp. (Species) 
Occurrence:
Восточнный тихий океан, Мексика (Восточная часть Тихого океана), Флорида 
Size:
bis zu 2.5cm 
Temperature:
22°C - 27°C 
Food:
Predatory, Кораллы (Полипы), Специалист по питанию 
Difficulty:
не подходит для аквариума! 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
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Last edit:
2015-09-25 19:06:09 

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Cyphoma sp.

Sea shells genus Cyphoma are predator and feeds on gorgonians.Egg shells (Ovulidae) have a highly polished shell.The mantle, which may cover the shell, is totally different in colour and pattern.Egg shells are very well camouflaged on their gorgonian prey.

The grey spotted Cyphoma feeds on Whip Gorgonians.

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Caenogastropoda (Subclass) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Cypraeoidea (Superfamily) > Ovulidae (Family) > Simniinae (Subfamily) > Cyphoma (Genus)

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