Snails Breeding?

Discussion in 'Invertebrates' started by Juan27, 3 Feb 2016.

  1. Juan27

    Juan27

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    I always find a lot of snail eggs on my glass and rocks, but was always under the impression that they wouldn't hatch.
    Well, guess I was wrong
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    They are literally everywhere, 100s of them.
    Will the die out? Or will they actually grow out?
     
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  3. 459b

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    Some should make it to adulthood. Being so small they an easy meal
     
  4. Mantra Ray

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    Picture not clear enough. They could be colonista snails and will not get much bigger than a bb bullet

    Some people get irritated when they amass in the hundreds as they tend to out-compete the larger astrea and nerite snails.
    For me they are the backbone of my algae fighting CUC.

    Mostly only out at night

    Either way that's awesome Enjoy.
     
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