Carpotesta Apricarius

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Carpotesta Apricarius
(Carpotesta apricarius)
Carpotesta Apricarius.jpg
1/8, solar flare
Creator Huggkruka Other


Week/Generation 1/6
Habitat Open Ocean
Size Microscopic
Diet Photosynthesis
Respiration Unknown
Thermoregulation Unknown
Reproduction Mitosis

C. apricarius is a shell-like structure filled with lighter-than-water substances. To keep it at an optimal water depth (temperature vs solar exposure), it has an anchor which it fills, or empties, with debris, depending on whether it needs to go up or down.