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Hypselodoris krakatoa Krakatoa Hypselodoris


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lexID:
5417 
AphiaID:
457526 
Scientific:
Hypselodoris krakatoa 
German:
Krakatoa-Prachtsternschnecke 
English:
Krakatoa Hypselodoris 
Category:
Nudibranchs 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Chromodorididae (Family) > Hypselodoris (Genus) > krakatoa (Species) 
Initial determination:
Gosliner & R. F. Johnson, 1999 
Occurrence:
(the) Maldives, Cambodia, Central Pazific, India, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Myanmar, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Islands, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, the Andaman Sea, Vietnam, Western Pacific Ocean 
Size:
1.77" - 2.17" (4.5cm - 5.5cm) 
Temperature:
71.6 °F - 80.6 °F (22°C - 27°C) 
Food:
Food specialist, Sponges 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
More related species
in this lexicon:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2013-05-07 22:37:12 

Info

Hypselodoris krakatoa Gosliner & R. F. Johnson, 1999

Hypselodoris krakatoa has a pale brown-white body with black lines and white spots, a purplish-blue foot,the gills are a light-brown and rhinophores are orange-white.

This species feeds exclusively on sponges.

The name "krakatoa" refers to an Indonesian island.

Classification: Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Euctenidiacea (Suborder) > Doridacea (Infraorder) > Doridoidea (Superfamily) > Chromodorididae (Family) > Hypselodoris (Genus)

External links

  1. Nudipixel (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. Sea Slug Forum (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. SeaLifeBase (multi). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  4. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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Hypselodoris krakatoa, PNG 2017
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Hypselodoris krakatoa, PNG 2016 Milne Bay
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Hypselodoris krakatoa ,Indonesien 2015, Copyright Dr. Alicia Hermosillo
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Hypselodoris krakatoa , Sangeang-Rinca 2013, Copyright Dr. Alicia Hermosillo
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Hypselodoris krakatoa , PNG 2012, Copyright Dr. Alicia Hermosillo
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Hypselodoris krakatoa , Anilao 2010, Copyright Dr. Alicia Hermosillo
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Hypselodoris krakatoa  Komodo-Alor 2011 Copyright Dr. Alicia Hermosillo
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Hypselodoris krakatoa , Anilao 2013 Copyright Dr. Alicia Hermosillo
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Hypselodoris krakatoa  Copyright Dr. Alicia Hermosillo
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