Royella sinonis commonly referred to as Cerith 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: 14022 AphiaID: 216723 Scientific: Royella sinon German: Nadelschnecke English: Cerith Snail Category: Snails Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > [unassigned] Caenogastropoda (Order) > Cerithiidae (Family) > Royella (Genus) > sinon (Species) Initial determination: (Bayle, ), 1880 Occurrence: Australia, Cebu ((Philippines), Egypt, Indo Pacific, Japan, Lord Howe Island, Marschall Islands, New Zealand, Philippines, Red Sea, South-Africa, the Kermadec Islands Sea depth: 0 - 20 Meter Size: 0.39" - 1.18" (1,2cm - 3,0cm) Temperature: °F - 82.4 °F (°C - 28°C) Food: Detritus, Microalgae 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:
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Royella sinon (Bayle, 1880)
Royella sinon is a marine gastropod mollusk in the family Cerithiidae.
Cerithiopsis sinon (Bayle, 1880) (chresonym)
Cerithium (Pirenella) clathratum A. Adams, 1855· accepted, alternate representation (chresonym)
Cerithium clathratum A. Adams, 1855 (invalid: junior homonym of Cerithium clathratum Menke, 1828, and several others)
Cerithium sinon Bayle, 1880 (original combination)
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