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  1. How to keep Mystery Snails ( Pomacea diffusa )

    I have decided to post this video as a thread starter to help answer several questions that I have seen posted on this site. It should answer most of yours, as well as give you a new respect for this often-overlooked aquarium resident. Please give me your thoughts, questions, concerns? These...
  2. Mystery snail and Swordtail

    Hello, I have a tank of 74 liters with 3 swordtail fish and some plants but it's being filled with algae. I used to have a Chinese Algae Eater but it began to annoy my swords so I put it in another tank. Then I read that mystery snails are good cleaners but I was wondering if they are...
  3. Apple snail babies in a 2.5?

    So, I've done it before, though I only had twelve babies, and nine survived. Their now four months old and are really healthy. But now, two of my females have had egg sacks, tthe first hatched, and the second is now, and I already have 47 of the little guys!!! And there's way more in the tank...
  4. Mystery snails devouring duck weed

    Beginner Planted Aquarium
    Hi all! I put a bunch of duck weed in my 20g as a quick fix shade and something for my gourami to stare at... I also have 2 golden mystery snails in it. Today when I came home, I noticed that the duckweed cover was significantly reduced! Both of the snails are foraging on the duckweed! The other...
  5. how to tell when mystery snails are dead

    every time i but mystery snails they live and eat fine for about a week and then my fish (mostly my swordtails) will start pecking it of the glass until it falls of the wall. they will do this for hours until it falls and just stays on the ground. i am assuming it dies because there is no way...
  6. How do I now if my fish were matting?

    Fish Breeding
    Hi everyone. Umm I had a question. Two days ago I put in my tank 2 new mystery snails (I already had another Gold and black snail in the tank), one Ivory and one blue and the Ivory snail started getting on top of the Gold snail. At first I didn't know what was going on so I took the Ivory snail...
  7. I Wanna Buy Purple And Magenta Mystery Snails. Please Help.

    I Wanna Buy Purple And Magenta Mystery Snails. Please Help.
  8. WTB: Purple / Magenta Mystery snails Upstate Central NY

    TFK Other Countries Classifieds
    I have a 40 gallon community tank and i am looking to add more color to it without adding more fish. I would love to add some inverts with purple mystery snails leading my list of dream inverts. The only problem is, I can't seem to find any anywhere without a huge purchase price or huge...
  9. New Tank and maybe sick Mystery Snail

    Beginner Freshwater Aquarium
    Hello, I have a 5 gallon Tank that I've had for a month. The Nitrate is borderline and Nitrite levels are high. I am wondering if this is from the beginning of the nitrogen cycle to create the bacteria. I am very new to this. The aquarium has 3 danios and a mystery snail. The...