Jersey Zoo: Invertebrates

CLASS: GASTROPODA

Family: Partulidae

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
Partula faba Partula Snail (Raiatea Tree Snail) 1992 - 2009  
Partula mirabilis Partula Snail 1982 - 1987;
1991 - 1992
 
Partula mooreana Partula Snail 1991 - 2009  
Partula radiolata Partula Snail (Radiolate Tree Snail) 1995 - 2004  
Partula suturalis Partula Snail (Sutural Tree Snail) 1982 - 1992  
Partula taeniata nucleola Partula Snail 1981 - 2010  
Partula taeniata taeniata Partula Snail 1982 - 1994 64
Partula tohiveana Partula Snail 1982 - 1985  

Family: Achatinidae

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
Achatina achatina
Giant African Snail
1959 - 1972
 
Achatina fulica Giant East African Land Snail 2008 - (present)  
Archachatina marginata Giant West African Land Snail <2003 - 2014  

Family: Spiraxidae

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
Euglandina rosea Rosy Wolfsnail 2008 - 2009  


CLASS: MALACOSTRACA

ORDER: DECAPODA

Family: Atyidae

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
Caridina japonica Japanese Algae-eating Shrimp 2010 - 2015  


CLASS: ARACHNIDA

ORDER: ARANEAE

Family: Theraphosidae

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
Brachypelma smithi
Mexican Red-kneed Spider
1980s/90s
 
Grammostola rosea
Chilean Rose Spider
<2014 - 2015
 
Psalmopoeus cambridgei Trinidad Chevron ca.1996 - <1999
(species that has resisted identification) Bird-eating Spider ?1961 - <1964

Family: Segestriidae

Scientific name
 English name
 Period kept
 Notes
Segestria florentina
 Tube Web (Cellar) Spider 2012 

Family: Theridiidae

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
Latrodectus sp.
Black Widow Spider
1962 - <1964
 

ORDER: SCORPIONES

Family: Buthidae

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
Centruroides gracilis Slender Brown Scorpion 2006 - 2008  

Family: ?

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
(species that has resisted identification) Scorpion sp.
?1961 - <1964  


CLASS: INSECTA

ORDER: BLATTARIA

Family: Blattellidae

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
Gromphadorhina portentosa Madagascar Hissing Cockroach <2004 - (present)  

Family: Blaberidae
 Scientific name
English name
Period kept
Notes
 Blaberus giganteus
 Caribbean Giant Cockroach
 2015 - (present)
 


ORDER: COLEOPTERA

Family: Scarabaeidae

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
Eudicella gralli, Pachnoda butana, Pachnoda emulea, Pachnoda rosea
African Fruit Beetle (various species)
1991 - ?
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ORDER: PHASMATODEA

Family: Phasmatidae

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
Extatosoma tiaratum Giant Prickly Walkingstick (Macleay's Spectre) ca.1996 - (present)  


CLASS: DIPLOPODA

ORDER: SPIROSTREPTIDA

Family: P achybolidae

 Scientific name
 English name
 Period kept
Notes
 Epibolus pulchripes
 Mombassan Train Millipede
 2015 - (present)
 

Family: Spirostreptidae

Scientific name English name Period kept Notes
Archispirostreptus sp. Giant African Millipede 2004 - ca.2013  
Spirostreptus giganteus
Giant Millipede
2012 - 2015
 

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