Caliphylla mediterraneais commonly referred to as Supsucking 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.
Profile lexID: 9863 AphiaID: 140089 Scientific: Caliphylla mediterranea German: Saftsauger English: Supsucking Slug Category: Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Sacoglossa (Order) > Hermaeidae (Family) > Caliphylla (Genus) > mediterranea (Species) Initial determination: A. Costa, 1867 Sea depth: - 5 Meter Size: 0,8 cm - 0,9 cm Temperature: °C - 25°C Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
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Created: 2016-07-22 08:00:34
Last edit: 2020-12-30 13:17:04
Caliphylla mediterranea A. Costa, 1867
Caliphylla from Grrek "kalos" = beautiful an "phyllon" = leaf
Feeds on algae genus Bryopsis.
Beccaria tricolor Trinchese, 1870 (synonym)
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