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Asterophilia carlae

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lexID:
8982 
Scientific:
Asterophilia carlae 
German:
Seestern Schuppenwurm,Carla's Schuppenwurm 
English:
Sea star scale worm, Carla's scale worm 
Category:
Черви 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Polychaeta (Class) > Phyllodocida (Order) > Polynoidae (Family) > Asterophilia (Genus) > carlae (Species) 
Initial determination:
Hanley, 1989 
Occurrence:
Lembeh Strait, Pacific Ocean, Индийского тихого океан, Фиджи, Филиппины 
Size:
bis zu 3cm 
Temperature:
°C - 28°C 
Food:
Commensalism 
Difficulty:
не подходит для аквариума! 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
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Last edit:
2015-11-21 20:00:46 

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Asterophilia carlae Hanley, 1989

The Sea star scale worm is red, orange to reddish-brown with numerous tubercles with inflated tips.This species live commensal on various sea stars.The photo shows the Asterophilia scale worm on the blue sea star Linckia laevigata.The photo was taken in Fidji.

Very similar is Asterophilia culcitae, can only be determined under a microscope.

Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Polychaeta (Class) > Errantia (Subclass) > Phyllodocida (Order) > Aphroditiformia (Suborder) > Polynoidae (Family) > Arctonoinae (Subfamily) > Asterophilia (Genus) > Asterophilia carlae (Species)

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