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Pterogorgia guadalupensis


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lexID:
3694 
Scientific:
Pterogorgia guadalupensis 
German:
Messergorgonie 
English:
Grooved-blade sea whip 
Category:
Gorgonie 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Cnidaria (Phylum) > Anthozoa (Class) > Alcyonacea (Order) > Gorgoniidae (Family) > Pterogorgia (Genus) > guadalupensis (Species) 
Initial determination:
Duchassaing & Michelin, 1846 
Occurrence:
Jamaica, the Netherlands Antilles, Aruba, Bahamas, Caraibi, Curacao, Florida, Golfo del Messico, Isole Vergini, Stati Uniti, Nicaragua, St. Kitts e Nevis 
Sea depth:
3 - 27 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 20cm 
Temperature:
25°C - 28°C 
Food:
Plancton, Zooxantelle/Luce 
Tank:
~ 150 Liter 
Difficulty:
Mediamente facile 
Offspring:
Easy to breed 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-06-17 11:36:38 

Captive breeding / propagation

Pterogorgia guadalupensis is easy to breed. There are offspring in the trade available. If you are interested in Pterogorgia guadalupensis, please contact us at Your dealer for a progeny instead of a wildcat. You help to protect the natural stocks.

Husbandry

Pterogorgia guadalupensis (Duchassaing 1846)

The branches of this genus of gorgonia are flattened. In Pterogorgia guadalupensis the cross-sections of branches are generally ribbon shaped.
Colonies are a little smaller than P. anceps.

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