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Phrikoceros katoi


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lexID:
7680 
AphiaID:
878910 
Scientific:
Phrikoceros katoi 
German:
Kato's Strudelwurm 
English:
Kato's Flatworm, Polyclad Flatworm 
Category:
Flatorm 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Platyhelminthes (Phylum) > Rhabditophora (Class) > Polycladida (Order) > Pseudocerotidae (Family) > Phrikoceros (Genus) > katoi (Species) 
Initial determination:
Newman & Cannon, 1996 
Occurrence:
Raja Amat, Lembeh Strait, Australia, Filippinene, Great Barrier Reef, Indonesia, Sulawesi 
Sea depth:
Meter 
Size:
bis zu 6cm 
Temperature:
°C - 27°C 
Food:
Predatory, Carnivore, Sea squirts 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
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Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2019-01-27 14:24:37 

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Phrikoceros katoi, Newman & Cannon, 1996

The background colour is a orange scattered with white small dots. The mantle margin is orange.This flatworm can be found on coral rubble and among Halimeda kanaloana beds.Phrikoceros katoi feeds on colonial ascidians.

Very similar are P. baibaiye, P. diadaleos und P. Galacticus.

kingdom Animalia
phylum Platyhelminthes
order Polycladida
superfamily Pseudocerotoidea
family Pseudocerotidae
genus Phrikoceros

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