Nerite Under Attack

chardae
  • #1

Nerite under attack.jpgNot sure how to post a picture to the forum yet, but is my Amano shrimp eating my nerite snail?
 
Kathryn Crook
  • #2
midna
  • #3
looks like it.

your snail was probably already dead/dying. sorry
 
Kathryn Crook
  • #4
looks like it.

your snail was probably already dead/dying. sorry
Aww...I was trying to stay positive. I couldnt really tell by the pic.
 
midna
  • #5
Aww...I was trying to stay positive. I couldnt really tell by the pic.

if i'm not mistaken, the snail is upside down and there are bits of flesh the shrimp is grazing on ops:
 
Mcasella
  • #6
The problem is that amanos will attack snails that sit still too long.
 
chardae
  • Thread Starter
  • #7
Ok, well now I’ve learned something about my so-called peaceful shrimps!
 
Mcasella
  • #8
Ok, well now I’ve learned something about my so-called peaceful shrimps!
I have seen them also attack live fish that were resting for a moment.
 

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