Turbo snail or not?

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  1. CW

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    Hi PPL

    Is this a Turbo snail?


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    Thanx
     
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    Monodonta australis. Technically it's a trochid, but for algae eating purposes it's the same as a Turbo. Quite inclined to wander out of the tank and dry out though if you don't have a cover.
     
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    Thanx man
     
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    They not very "strong". And hermits loves their shells.
    Especially with full moon, they climb out. Better on tanks with euro bracing. Would not recommend these snails for rimless.
     
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    Cool, thanx Riaan
     
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