Help Identificating

Discussion in 'Freshwater Beginners' started by rigudi, Aug 4, 2017.

  1. rigudi

    rigudiNew MemberMember

    Hello I found these on one of my aquarium leaves anyone know what they are?

  2. Demeter

    DemeterFishlore VIPMember

    Look like bladder snails, perfectly harmless but often seen as pests due to them being so prolific.
  3. Fahn

    FahnFishlore VIPMember

    Agree with @Demeter, bladder snails.
  4. OP

    rigudiNew MemberMember

    Thanks for the replays should i kill them or let them live?
  5. LucyC

    LucyCValued MemberMember

    I think they're cute, but I know others see them as pests. I just think of them as a free clean up crew:). I haven't seen them hurting my plants at all, just eating the algae
  6. Fahn

    FahnFishlore VIPMember

    They're completely harmless and feed on algae and uneaten food. However, they reproduce very quickly when enough food is available. Completely up to you if you want them or not; I purposefully introduced "pest snails" into my tanks because I like them.

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