Starry Flatworm, Stella's Flatworm
Pseudobiceros stellaeis commonly referred to as Starry Flatworm, Stella's Flatworm. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for aquarium keeping. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 12767 AphiaID: 878962 Scientific: Pseudobiceros stellae German: Sternenhimmel-Strudelwurm, Stellas Strudelwurm English: Starry Flatworm, Stella's Flatworm Category: Flatworms Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Platyhelminthes (Phylum) > (Class) > Polycladida (Order) > Pseudocerotidae (Family) > Pseudobiceros (Genus) > stellae (Species) Initial determination: Newman & Cannon, 1994 Occurrence: Australia, Gulf of Bengal / Bay of Bengal, India, Marschall Islands, Papua New Guinea, Philippines Sea depth: Meter Size: 1.57" - 3.15" (4cm - 8cm) Temperature: °F - 82.4 °F (°C - 28°C) Food: Carnivore, No reliable information available, Predatory, Sea squirts Difficulty: Not suitable for aquarium keeping Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) More related species in this lexicon:
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Pseudobiceros stellae Newman & Cannon, 1994
Commonly known as The Starry flatworm, that looks like a starry night sky. . Usually with deep ruffles. Body pale brown to black with white speckles and dots forming clusters of various sizes. Body with a raised dark centre. The underside is light greyish-brown with white dots.
Flatworms Genus Pseudobiseros prey on ascidian.
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