Julia exquisitais commonly referred to as Bivalve gastropod, sap-sucking slug. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Julia exquisita is a member of the gastropod family Juliidae, whose species differ from other gastropods by having a bivalve shell.
As sacoglossans these small animals feed on the content of specific Caulerpaalgae and should be sustainable in aquaria provided they have access to an adequate food source and provided there are no predatory tankmates.