HusbandryNaticarius alapapilionis (Röding, 1798)
Naticarius alapapilionis commonly known as the Hebrew Moon Snail, is a predatory sea snail.This sea snail is nocturnal. It can be found during the day in sandy bottom.
Like other moon snails Naticarius alapapilionis is a predator and feeds on b shelled molluscs, bore a hole into the mollusc shell using its radula and a secretion.This species occurs in European waters and in the Mediterranean Sea.
Naticarius alapapilionis, commonly known as the Butterfly Moon Snail , lives on sandy or sandy-muddy bottoms.
Cochlis alapapilionis Röding, 1798 (original combination)
Glyphepithema alapapilionis (Röding, 1798)
Natica alapapilionis (Röding, 1798)
Natica sagittifera Récluz, 1852
Natica taeniata Menke, 1830