Pseudobiceros flowersiis commonly referred to as Flower's flatworm. Difficulty in the aquarium: Not suitable for aquarium keeping. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
lexID: 7342 AphiaID: 878953 Scientific: Pseudobiceros flowersi German: Flower's Strudelwurm English: Flower's Flatworm Category: Flatworms Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Platyhelminthes (Phylum) > Rhabditophora (Class) > Polycladida (Order) > Pseudocerotidae (Family) > Pseudobiceros (Genus) > flowersi (Species) Initial determination: Newman & Cannon, 1997 Occurrence: Australia, Great Barrier Reef, Indo Pacific, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Raja Amat, Western Pacific Ocean Sea depth: Meter Size: 1.57" - 3.15" (4cm - 8cm) Temperature: 71.6 °F - 80.6 °F (22°C - 27°C) Food: Carnivore, Clams, Food specialist, Predatory, Sea squirts, Snails 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 flowersi Newman & Cannon, 1997
This beautiful flatworm with a very ruffled margin varies from bright olive green to dark brown or black.The body is oval.Pseudobiceros flowersi is widespread Indo-West Pacific.Flower's flatworm prefers rocky reefs,rubble and sand.This species feeds on molluscs and ascidians.
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