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Berghia verrucicornis is a marine snail. It reach a size of 2.5 cm. Sometimes more.

Food represents only a parasitic anemone Aiptasia. Berghia verrucicornis is white.
After they fed with Aiptasia the back polyps change the color into brown.

Berghia verrucicornis is a natural predator, acting especially nocturnal and able to sneak into the smallest openings to hunt Aiptasia. Berghia verrucicornis is able to detect Aiptasia from a distance.

It is preferred that the aquariums in witch Berghia verrucicornis is inserted are not populated with wrasse fish, shrimp Lysmata, wurdermanni crabs.

Berghia verrucicornis are sensitive to chemicals (copper, chemicals for eradicating Aiptasia, etc).

Is preferable to do acclimatisation with the lights off in an interval of 30-60 minutes and with the pumps stopped. It is preferable to place Berghia near Aiptasia for a quicker adjustment.

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