Mystery Snail Siphon ?

Discussion in 'Snails' started by nopeachi, Apr 16, 2018.

  1. nopeachiNew MemberMember

    Hello,

    I was wondering what this is. I think it is the siphon but I wanted to make sure. I also was wondering why they might be doing this. It is just this one mystery snail.

    Thanks,
    Jess
     

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  2. SnailwhispererValued MemberMember

    It is a siphon. He is breathing. If you watch you may see him taking a breath!
     
  3. Iverg1Well Known MemberMember

    It’s basicaly a snorkel which can help the snail breathe if the oxygen levels are too low (check your parameters) or if the snail was stuck in mud then it could use its siphon
     
  4. BithimalaFishlore VIPMember

    They regularly breath using the siphon, it's no cause for concern. He'd just rather reach that go up the extra inch or so.
     
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