Petalifera petaliferais commonly referred to as seahare. 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: 12366 AphiaID: 139597 Scientific: Petalifera petalifera German: Seehase English: Seahare Category: Lepri di mare Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Aplysiida (Order) > Aplysiidae (Family) > Petalifera (Genus) > petalifera (Species) Initial determination: (Rang, ), 1828 Sea depth: Meter Size: 1,5 cm - 4,0 cm Temperature: °C - 28°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: 2019-08-30 08:49:23
Last edit: 2019-08-30 09:10:25
Petalifera petalifera (Rang, 1828)
Algae grazer and feeds on zobenthos. Mainly nocturnal species.
Host of Anthessius proximus.
Similar to Phyllaplysia lafonti.
Aplysia brugnatelli van Beneden & Robb, 1835 (synonym)
Aplysia depressa Cantraine, 1835 (original combination)
Aplysia petalifera Rang, 1828 (original combination)
Aplysia unguifera Rang, 1828 (synonym)
Aplysia webbii van Beneden & Robb, 1835 (synonym)
Phyllaplysia depressa (Cantraine, 1835)
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