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Septifer bilocularis Ledge mussel, Box mussel

Septifer bilocularisis commonly referred to as Ledge mussel, Box mussel. Difficulty in the aquarium: Easy. A aquarium size of at least 100 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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lexID:
3010 
AphiaID:
216632 
Scientific:
Septifer bilocularis 
German:
Muschel 
English:
Ledge Mussel, Box Mussel 
Category:
Sea Shells 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Mytilida (Order) > Mytilidae (Family) > Septifer (Genus) > bilocularis (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Linnaeus, ), 1758 
Occurrence:
Hong Kong, Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, China, Cook Islands, East Africa, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Japan, Kiribati, Madagascar, Malaysia, Marschall Islands, Mauritius, Micronesia, Myanmar, Nauru, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Raja Amat, Réunion , Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South-Africa, Sulawesi, Taiwan, Thailand, the Kermadec Islands, the Mediterranean Sea, Timor, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna 
Sea depth:
Meter 
Size:
0.79" - 2.76" (2,5cm - 7,8cm) 
Temperature:
75.2 °F - 80.6 °F (24°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Plankton 
Tank:
22 gal (~ 100L) 
Difficulty:
Easy 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2017-12-23 01:24:50 

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Septifer bilocularis (Linnaeus, 1758)

The ledge mussel lives on rocks, dead corals or the underside of stones to a depth of about 15 m.

External links

  1. Delivering Alien Invasive Species In Europe (DAISIE) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. Encyclodedia of Life (EOL) (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. SeaLifeBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  4. Wikipedia (de). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  5. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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