Anzeige
Fauna Marin GmbH Fauna Marin GmbH Aqua Medic Tropic Marin Professionell Lab Whitecorals.com

Palinurellus wieneckii Mole Lobster, Indo-Pacific Furry Lobster

Palinurellus wieneckiiis commonly referred to as Mole Lobster, Indo-Pacific Furry Lobster. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


Profilbild Urheber Scott & Jeanette Johnson, Kwajalein Unterwater

Palinurellus-wienecki-jj-022303


Courtesy of the author Scott & Jeanette Johnson, Kwajalein Unterwater . Please visit www.underwaterkwaj.com for more information.

Uploaded by Muelly.

Image detail


Profile

lexID:
14028 
AphiaID:
210069 
Scientific:
Palinurellus wieneckii 
German:
Indopazifische Pelzlanguste, Maulwurfs-Languste 
English:
Mole Lobster, Indo-Pacific Furry Lobster 
Category:
Spiny Lobsters 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Palinuridae (Family) > Palinurellus (Genus) > wieneckii (Species) 
Initial determination:
(de Man, ), 1881 
Occurrence:
Arabian Sea, Borneo (Kalimantan), Caroline Island, Christmas Islands, East Africa, French Polynesia, Hawaii, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Japan, Marquesas Islands, Marschall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, New Caledonia, Okinawa, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Red Sea, Réunion , Solomon Islands, South-Africa, Sri Lanka, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, The Ryukyu Islands, Tuamoto Islands, Vanuatu, Western Indian Ocean, Yemen 
Sea depth:
9 - 27 Meter 
Size:
2.76" - 7.87" (7cm - 20cm) 
Temperature:
76.46 °F - 29,3 °F (24.7°C - 29,3°C) 
Food:
Carnivore 
Difficulty:
There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2021-07-28 18:38:17 

Info

Palinurellus wieneckii (de Man, 1881)

Palinurellus wieneckii is sometimes called the mole lobster due to its small eyes and secretive habits, living well back in ledges and caves. They are generally only glimpsed in those caves at night.

Synonymised names:
Araeosternus wieneckii de Man, 1881 (basionym)
Palinurellus gundlachi wieneckii (de Man, 1881) (superseded combination)

External links

  1. Marine Species Indentification Portal (en). Abgerufen am 28.07.2021.
  2. underwaterkwaj.com (en). Abgerufen am 28.07.2021.
  3. WoRMS (en). Abgerufen am 28.07.2021.

Pictures

Commonly


Husbandry know-how of owners

0 husbandary tips from our users available
Show all and discuss