20 Gallon Tank Baby Snail in freshwater

Caterpie

Hello everyone!
I just realized there is a baby snail in my fish tank, and I want to make sure that it’s not a pest or something. I have 3 nerite snails, 1 betta fish and 4 albino corys. I read that nerite snails don’t reproduce in freshwater with parameters for a betta fish, so I was curious. I attached pictures. If it’s a baby nerite snail, I’d be so happy :D Thank you!
 

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Halloween

From what I understand, there is no such thing as a "pest snail", they become pests when someone doesn't like them / when they reproduce a lot.

Yours looks a lot like bladder snails, I have quite a few of them. They reproduce much faster than my other snails, so they could be considered "pests". Your Betta might help keep the population under control though, just like my tank that has rosy barbs and a pleco, the have kept the bladder snail population down (but they are still there) compared to the other two tanks I have.

In all three of my aquariums I have ramshorns, malaysian trumpet snails, and bladder snails.
 

Caterpie

From what I understand, there is no such thing as a "pest snail", they become pests when someone doesn't like them / when they reproduce a lot.

Yours looks a lot like bladder snails, I have quite a few of them. They reproduce much faster than my other snails, so they could be considered "pests". Your Betta might help keep the population under control though, just like my tank that has rosy barbs and a pleco, the have kept the bladder snail population down (but they are still there) compared to the other two tanks I have.

In all three of my aquariums I have ramshorns, malaysian trumpet snails, and bladder snails.
I just realized there are about 5 of them, very little ones! I’m not sure if I should remove them or keep them? I just discovered them today, and I don’t know if my betta eats them or not.
 

Ellebrius

Hello! I know my Betta doesn’t eat snails. It can’t be baby Nerites because they need brackish or salt water to hatch. As stated above you have pond snails and if you have 5 you will have more than 50 soon unless you take action, meaning removing them as soon as you see them. You might try squishing them and then try to feed them to your Betta.
 

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