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Ok can't show a pic but what snail is this....? Gold?
Old 10-02-2010, 10:35 PM   #11
 
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Definitely a Ramshorn (Planorbid), and a pretty one at that.

Not all Applesnail species eat healthy plants, by the way. P. bridgesii/diffusa don't. A. spixi may nibble a bit but not enough to do any damage. Cana Applesnails will mow plants, and Marisa Applesnails will also eat them, albeit not as relentlessly.
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