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Rictaxis punctocaelatus Barrel Shell, Carpenter's Baby Bubble,bubble snail

Rictaxis punctocaelatusis commonly referred to as Barrel Shell, Carpenter's Baby Bubble,bubble snail. Difficulty in the aquarium: Cold water animal. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.


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Rictaxis punctocaelatus.Mission Bay, San Diego, California.Jan. 10, 2017


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lexID:
9803 
AphiaID:
581391 
Scientific:
Rictaxis punctocaelatus 
German:
Blasenschnecke 
English:
Barrel Shell, Carpenter's Baby Bubble,bubble Snail 
Category:
Headshield slugs 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Not assigned (Order) > Acteonidae (Family) > Rictaxis (Genus) > punctocaelatus (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Carpenter, ), 1864 
Occurrence:
Alaska, Gulf of California, Mexico (East Pacific), USA 
Sea depth:
0 - 252 Meter 
Size:
0.47" - 0.79" (1.2cm - 2cm) 
Temperature:
46.4 °F - 50 °F (8°C - 10°C) 
Food:
Carnivore, Worms 
Difficulty:
Cold water animal 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Not evaluated (NE) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life:
 
Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2021-03-22 19:32:47 

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Rictaxis punctocaelatus (Carpenter, 1864)

This small bubble snail can be found in shallow waters,gliding just under the surface of the sediment. Prey polychaete worms.

Synonym:
Tornatella punctocaelata

External links

  1. Gastropods (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  2. Sea Slug Forum (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  3. Wikipedia englisch (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.
  4. World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) (en). Abgerufen am 19.08.2020.

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