Bolma rugosais commonly referred to as Chestnut Turban. Difficulty in the aquarium: There are no reports available yet that this animal has already been kept in captivity successfully. A aquarium size of at least 100 Liter is recommended. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 6486 AphiaID: 141855 Scientific: Bolma rugosa German: Roter Runzelstern English: Chestnut Turban Category: Snails Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Trochida (Order) > Turbinidae (Family) > Bolma (Genus) > rugosa (Species) Initial determination: (Linnaeus, ), 1767 Occurrence: , Tunesien Adriatic Sea (Mediterranean), Algeria, Egypt, European Coasts, Israel, Morocco, North Atlantic Ocean, Spain, the Mediterranean Sea Size: up to 2.56" (6.5 cm) Temperature: 50 °F - 77 °F (10°C - 25°C) Food: Algae Tank: 22 gal (~ 100L) 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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Created: 2013-12-07 17:11:44
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Bolma rugosa (Linnaeus, 1767)
Bolma rugosa is a species of large sea snail with a calcareous operculum in the family Turbinidae,the turban snails.Chestnut Turban is collected because of its beautiful operculum for jewelery.
Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Vetigastropoda (Subclass) > Trochoidea (Superfamily) > Turbinidae (Family) > Turbininae (Subfamily) > Bolma (Genus)
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