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post #11 of 12 Old 12-04-2006, 03:14 PM
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I can tell you for sure that your "corn like growth" is eggs from the mystery snail. I get them all the time. There is a trick to raising them until hatching. Like the apple snail, they lay eggs out of the water, but the eggs must stay wet/moist for them to develop into snails. I have a friend who raises them. She dropped the water level in the tank by about 1 inch and added an air stone and air pump so there is a constant "mist" hitting the eggs, and they hatch every time. I have yet to set up to hatch them because I would have nowhere to go with them all right now. I would say if you've seen them once, expect to see them again.

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post #12 of 12 Old 12-04-2006, 06:25 PM
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yea thats was probly snail eggs
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