Chocolate Porcelain Crab
Petrolisthes manimaculisis commonly referred to as Chocolate Porcelain Crab. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 10491 AphiaID: 431859 Scientific: Petrolisthes manimaculis German: Schokoladen Porzellan-Krebs English: Chocolate Porcelain Crab Category: Anomura Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Arthropoda (Phylum) > Malacostraca (Class) > Decapoda (Order) > Porcellanidae (Family) > Petrolisthes (Genus) > manimaculis (Species) Initial determination: Glassell, 1945 Occurrence: Eastern Pacific Ocean, USA Size: up to 1.97" (5 cm) Temperature: °F - 73.4 °F (°C - 23°C) Food: Dustfood , Filter feeder, Phytoplankton, Zooplankton Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring 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: 2017-03-01 13:28:45
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Petrolisthes manimaculis Glassell, 1945
Members of the order Decapoda are mostly gonochoric. Mating behavior: Precopulatory courtship ritual is common (through olfactory and tactile cues); usually indirect sperm transfer.
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