Rissoa violaceais commonly referred to as Violet risso. 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: 13120 AphiaID: 141374 Scientific: Rissoa violacea German: Violette Rissoe English: Violet Risso Category: Snails Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Littorinimorpha (Order) > Rissoidae (Family) > Rissoa (Genus) > violacea (Species) Initial determination: Desmarest, 1814 Occurrence: Arctic (North Polar Sea), Croatia, European Coasts, Italy, North Atlantic Ocean, Spain, the British Isles, the Mediterranean Sea Sea depth: 3 - 15 Meter Size: 0.79" - 0" (2,7cm - 0,5cm) Temperature: °F - 62.6 °F (°C - 17°C) Food: algae grazer, epiphytes feeder, Detritus Difficulty: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully Offspring: Not available as offspring Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at Catalog of Life:
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Rissoa violacea Desmarest, 1814
Rissoa violacea, common name the Violet risso, is a species of minute sea snail, a marine gastropod mollusk or micromollusk in the family Rissoidae.
The Violet risso is a algae grazer and feed on detritus.
Lilacinia violacea (Desmarest, 1814)
Rissoa tricolor Risso, 1826 (synonym)
Rissoa violacea violacea Desmarest, 1814
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