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Amphioctopus aegina

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lexID:
7753 
Scientific:
Amphioctopus aegina 
German:
Tintenfisch 
English:
Marbled Octopus 
Category:
Cefalopodi 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Cephalopoda (Class) > Octopoda (Order) > Octopodidae (Family) > Amphioctopus (Genus) > aegina (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Gray, ), 1849 
Occurrence:
Eritrea, Somalia, Israel, Kenia, Madagascar, Mar rosso, Oceano Indiano 
Size:
bis zu 220cm 
Temperature:
23°C - 25°C 
Food:
Cozze e vongloe, Granchi, Polpa di gambero, Specialista alimentare 
Tank:
~ 500 Liter 
Difficulty:
Non adatto agli acquari! 
Offspring:
None 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
Red List:
Least concern (LC)  
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2014-12-02 10:12:23 

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Amphioctopus aegina (Gray, 1849)

Amphioctopus is a genus of octopuses comprising around 16 species.
Members of the genus Amphioctopus reside in tropical and subtropical waters. These octopuses are found primarily in the Pacific and Indian Oceans but representatives can also be found in the Atlantic.

Synonymised names:
Octopus aegina Gray, 1849 (original combination)
Octopus dollfusi Robson, 1928
Octopus hardwickei Gray, 1849
Octopus smedleyi Robson, 1932


Classification:
Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Cephalopoda (Class) > Coleoidea (Subclass) > Octopodiformes (Superorder) > Octopoda (Order) > Incirrata (Suborder) > Octopodoidea (Superfamily) > Octopodidae (Family) > Amphioctopus (Genus) > Amphioctopus aegina (Species)

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