Urgent help needed snail

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  1. xtreme

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    Hi guys

    This morning I saw a small 1mm snail on my glass, it's still white and look like a cone shape, Don't know if he is cleaning the glass or just waiting for something.

    With all the threads I've been reading about problems with snails I don't know if I should kill it or leave it.

    Sorry camera doesn't want to take a pic it's to small.
    What should I do?
     
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    Now he climbed out of the water walking around above the water surface
     
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    If ure worried, just remove him and buy the snails u know are good
     
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    May be that will be the best, to much LR in there to look for it when the problems start.
    will sump him, lol
     
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    Hey xtreme

    Did the snail look anything like this?

    14584d088253ac734.jpg

    If so you could have Pyramid snails (Pyramidellidae) these are paracitic snails that are known to prey on clams and other snails.
     
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    Whelks :) They good fellows.
     
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    not always
     
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    not really flipwhip
     
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    A Picture do say a thousand words.

    1mm? need a good camera for that macro shot. My phone camera is too crappy to even try.
     
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    Lol yip Riaan
    got a panasonic and there is no micro shots on it

    didn't remove it yet, it is still walking above the water line
     

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