please ID Snail.

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  1. Marine Addict 777

    Marine Addict 777

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    Hi all

    Please ID Snail. Are these guys reef safe. Got them on Margate coast.

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    part of the Turbo family
    They are safe>
    But not very robust. Dies easily, even before you can get them to Gauteng.

    Maximum size is about 30mm.
     
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    Thanks Riaan. Do I have do aclimate them first also have a cushion starfish must I acclimate both
     
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    Good idea to acclimate them

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    must over acclimatize these snails.
    Slower and longer than usual.

    Even being inter tidal, they are very sensitive.
     
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