Gymnodoris ceylonicais commonly referred to as Ceylon Gymnodoris. Difficulty in the aquarium:
Not suitable for aquarium keeping. Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown.
Profile lexID: 1285 AphiaID: 214544 Scientific: Gymnodoris ceylonica German: Neonsternschnecke English: Ceylon Gymnodoris Category: Family tree: Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Polyceridae (Family) > Gymnodoris (Genus) > ceylonica (Species) Initial determination: (Kelaart, ), 1858 Sea depth: Meter Size: 3 cm - 4 cm Temperature: 24°C - 26°C Difficulty: Not suitable for aquarium keeping Offspring: None Toxicity: Toxic hazard unknown CITES: Not evaluated Red List: Not evaluated (NE) Related species at: Catalog of Life More related species: in this lexicon
Meerwasser-Lexikon Team Publisher:
Created: 2005-02-08 20:24:17
Last edit: 2019-09-12 09:26:55
Gymnodoris ceylonica (Kelaart, 1858)
Gymnodoris ceylonica has a translucent white body with many small orange bright spots. It has translucent orange-lined white gills, orange rhinophores and a white translucent foot which is orange edged.
Gymnodoris ceylonica feeds on Sothe sea slugs.One of the common prey items of Gymnodoris ceylonica is the sea hare Stylocheilus striatus.
Trevelyana ceylonica Kelaart, 1858 (original combination)
Trevelyana zeylanica Kelaart, 1858
Biota > Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Gastropoda (Class) > Heterobranchia (Subclass) > Opisthobranchia (Infraclass) > Nudibranchia (Order) > Euctenidiacea (Suborder) > Doridacea (Infraorder) > Polyceroidea (Superfamily) > Gymnodorididae (Family) > Gymnodoris (Genus)
Show more pictures
Husbandry know-how of owners