Doris ananasis commonly referred to as Pineapple Nudibranch. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for aquarium keeping. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 14267 AphiaID: 884216 Scientific: Doris ananas German: Ananas-Doris English: Pineapple Nudibranch Category: Nudibranchs Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Dorididae (Family) > Doris (Genus) > ananas (Species) Initial determination: Lima, Tibiriçá & Simone, 2016 Occurrence: Indonesia, Kenya, Madagascar, Marschall Islands, Mayotte, Mozambique, Queensland (Australia), South-Africa, Tansania, the Seychelles, Western Indian Ocean Sea depth: 12 - 15 Meter Size: up to 1.97" (5 cm) Temperature: °F - 78.8 °F (°C - 26°C) Food: Food specialist, Sponges Difficulty: Not suitable for aquarium keeping Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life: More related species in this lexicon:
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Created: 2021-11-23 13:06:29
Last edit: 2021-11-23 13:11:13
Doris ananas Lima, Tibiriçá & Simone, 2016
This species was described from Mozambique.
The Pineapple Nudibranch have elongated oval shape body. The body is a yellow in colour with brown or black tubercles of different sizes. Rhinophores are yellow tipped with black and brown. The gills are black.
This species feed on yellow sponges.
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