Carminodoris grandiflora Nudibranch
Carminodoris grandiflorais commonly referred to as Nudibranch. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for aquarium keeping. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
- Carminodoris grandiflora
- Family tree:
- Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Discodorididae (Family) > Carminodoris (Genus) > grandiflora (Species)
- Initial determination:
- (Pease, ), 1860
- Australia, Hawaii, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Madagascar, Mauritius, Palau, Philippines, Tansania, Thailand, Western Pacific Ocean
- Sea depth:
- 0.91" - 2.17" (2.3cm - 5.5cm)
- 71.6 °F - 80.6 °F (22°C - 27°C)
- Food specialist, Sponges
- Not suitable for aquarium keeping
- Toxic hazard unknown
- Not evaluated
- Red List:
- Not evaluated (NE)
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- Meerwasser-Lexikon Team
- 2014-06-22 13:44:18
- 2020-04-23 13:20:06
Carminodoris grandiflora (Pease, 1860)
The body is oval, flat and with rounded tubercles. The colour is light to medium mottled brown or tan.Hoplodoris nudibranch are very similar-looking species.
Carminodoris grandiflora feeds on sponges.
Very similar is Carminodoris grandiflora. Both species have an identical appearance.The differ in anatomy of radular morphology and their glands.
Doris grandiflora Pease, 1860 (original combination)
Doris grandifloriger Abraham, 1877 (emendation of Doris grandiflora Pease, 1860)
Hoplodoris grandiflora (Pease, 1860)
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