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Aphrodita aculeata


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lexID:
6851 
Scientific:
Aphrodita aculeata 
German:
Seemaus, Schuppenwurm 
English:
sea mouse,scaleworm 
Category:
Ormer 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Annelida (Phylum) > Polychaeta (Class) > Phyllodocida (Order) > Aphroditidae (Family) > Aphrodita (Genus) > aculeata (Species) 
Initial determination:
Linnaeus, 1758 
Occurrence:
Atlanderhavet, Øst, Atlanterhavet, Vest, Britiske Øyer, Middelhavet, Nordatlanteren, Nordsjøen, Østersjøen 
Size:
10 cm - 20 cm 
Temperature:
10°C - 25°C 
Food:
Predatory, Alger, Detrius 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
:
  • Aphrodita abyssalis
  • Aphrodita acuminata
  • Aphrodita alta
  • Aphrodita aphroditoides
  • Aphrodita armifera
  • Aphrodita australis
  • Aphrodita bamarookis
  • Aphrodita bisetosa
  • Aphrodita brevitentaculata
 
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2014-03-08 17:21:36 

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Aphrodita aculeata Linnaeus, 1758

Aphrodita aculeata is a scaleworm and grows up to 20 cm in length.The worm have around 40 segments and is Aphrodita aculeata is a scaleworm and grows up to 20 cm in length.The worm have around 40 segments and is covered with bristles.The lot of bristles are shimmers in rainbow colors.Aphrodita aculeata is hairy shaped (sea mouse).

This scale worm lives in muddy sand to depths of over 1000 m.After storms, you can found this species on shores..The lot of bristles are iridescent in rainbow colors.Aphrodita aculeata is hairy shaped (sea mouse).

This scale worm lives in muddy sand to depths of over 1000 m.After storms, you can found this species on shores.

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