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Patella ulyssiponensis


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lexID:
6410 
AphiaID:
140684 
Scientific:
Patella ulyssiponensis 
German:
Lissabon-Napfschnecke 
English:
Rough Limpet, China Limpet 
Category:
Snegler 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Not assigned (Order) > Patellidae (Family) > Patella (Genus) > ulyssiponensis (Species) 
Initial determination:
Gmelin, 1791 
Occurrence:
Adria, Azorene, Britiske Øyer, Europakysten, Middelhavet, Nordatlanteren, Nordsjøen 
Size:
6 cm - 7 cm 
Temperature:
5°C - 25°C 
Tank:
~ 100 Liter 
Difficulty:
Lett 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2013-11-12 20:01:18 

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Patella ulyssiponensis Gmelin, 1791

The china limpet lives on the lower shore and in the shallow sublittoral. Also occurring in shallow rock pools on the middle shore and on overhanging rocks and the sides of gullies.The sole of the foot is orange or yellow.Patella ulyssiponensis reaches up to 7 cm in length.This limpet feeds on algae.

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