Grand Coral Worm Snail
Thylacodes grandisis commonly referred to as Grand Coral Worm Snail. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 10311 AphiaID: 732856 Scientific: Thylacodes grandis German: Große Korallenwurmschnecke English: Grand Coral Worm Snail Category: Snails Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Vermetidae (Family) > Thylacodes (Genus) > grandis (Species) Initial determination: (Gray, ), 1842 Occurrence: (the) Maldives, Anilao, Indo Pacific, Lembeh Strait, Philippines, Western Pacific Ocean Sea depth: Meter Temperature: °F - 82.4 °F (°C - 28°C) Food: Plankton 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: 2017-01-10 20:15:57
Last edit: 2021-09-15 20:09:15
Thylacodes grandis (Gray, 1842)
Thylacodes is a genus of sea snails, in the family Vermetidae, the worm snails. Species in this genus have no operculum.The tube diameter is around an inch (25mm).
They are usually cemented with a calcareous tube onto a hard surface. Thylacodes grandis feeds on microorganism.
Vermetus grandis Gray, 1842 (original combination)
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