Haloa natalensisis commonly referred to as Bubble 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.
Snails genus Haminoeidae lives in warm or temperate seas. They have a bubble shaped shell. Therefore it is called bubble snail. All Haminoeidae snails are herbivorous. Species feed on a various kinds of green algaes.
Haloa natalensis can be found in Halimeda beds.
Bulla natalensis F. Krauss, 1848 (original combination)
Haminea gracilis G. B. Sowerby III, 1897 (misspelling of genus)
Haminea subcylindrica G. B. Sowerby III, 1897 (misspelling of genus)
Haminoea gracilis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1897) (junior synonym)
Haminoea natalensis (F. Krauss, 1848)
Haminoea subcylindrica G. B. Sowerby III, 1897 (junior synonym)