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Cribrarula cribraria, eingestellt von flintsch
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lexID: 11205 AphiaID: 396627 Scientific: Cribrarula cribraria German: Siebkaurie English: Sieve Cowrie Category: Snails Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Cypraeidae (Family) > Cribrarula (Genus) > cribraria (Species) Initial determination: (Linnaeus, ), 1758 Occurrence: Comores, East Africa, Indian Ocean, Indo Pacific, Madagascar, Mozambique, Philippines, Red Sea, Sulawesi, Tansania, the Seychelles Sea depth: 5 - 25 Meter Size: 0" - 1.57" (0,9cm - 4,4cm) Temperature: 75.2 °F - 82.4 °F (24°C - 28°C) Food: omnivore, Sponges Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Created: 2017-11-10 19:10:28
Last edit: 2017-12-17 10:55:29
The mantle is translucent bright orange-red to bright red. Cribrarula cribraria can be encountered in intertidal and shallow waters among coral rubble and rocks. They mostly feed at night on red encrusting sponges.
Cribrarula cribraria , commonly known as the Sieve Cowrie will often lose the rear portion of its foot when disturbed.
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