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Zebra Nerite Snail

Scientific Name: Neritina natalensis
Family: Neritidae

About the Zebra Nerite Snail

Species Type: Other Freshwater Creatures

Care Level:

Origin: This species occurs in Africa: in Kenya, Mozambique, Somalia, South Africa, and Tanzania

Compatibility/Temperament: This snail prefers an aquarium temperature of 22-26C/71-79F Compatible with most fish/tank mates


Calm natured, often leaves the water line to adventure above

Zebra Nerite Snail Diet

Mainly algae


1.5" Adult

Minimum Tank Suggestion


Ideal water parameters for Zebra Nerite Snail

PH: 6.5-8.0 KH/GH: 12-18 dh

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