(A. Costa, 1864)
The Atlantic Ocean from the Mediterranean Sea and west Africa to the east coast of the Americas from North Carolina in the USA to southern Brazil.
Velilla Beach, Almuñecar (Granada), Spain., October,1997. 2 cm long.
PHOTOGRAPHER: Luis Sánchez Tocino, Granada, Spain.
Note added 20 August 2005: The animal used for Aiptasia control under the name Berghia verrucicornis is not that species. It has recently been named Aeolidella stephanieae. See also separate page for messages and discussion on 'Berghia verrucicornis' in aquaria [buying, selling, where to obtain, Aiptasia control etc].
• Costa, A. (1867 for 1864). Sui molluschi eolididei del Golfo di Napoli. Ann. Mus. Zool. Napoli, 4(2): 26-37, pls. 1, 2
Rudman, W.B., 1998 (July 2) Berghia verrucicornis (A. Costa, 1864). [In] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from http://www.seaslugforum.net/factsheet/bergverr
Berghia verrucicornis from French Mediterranean
From: Marina Poddubetskaia Ossokine, July 8, 2006
Real Berghia verrucicornis from Senegal
From: Marina Poddubetskaia, June 21, 2003
Aeolid from the Azores
From: Gonçalo Calado, July 25, 2002
Berghia verrucicornis in Israel?
From: Mark Sherman, July 6, 2002
Re: Are all Berghias equal?
From: David Fisher, December 7, 2001
Berghia verrucicornis from France
From: Michel Barrabés, March 8, 2001
Re: The identity of Berghia verrucicornis
From: Juan Lucas Cervera, March 5, 2001
A photo of Berghia verrucicornis
From: Erwin Koehler, October 20, 1998
Anyone got a photo of Berghia verrucicornis ?
From: Bill Rudman, October 19, 1998