Possibly Fish Eggs?

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Was cleaning my 75g when I noticed this in the bottom of my tank. Any ideas of what this is and if this is eggs how do I go about taking care of them.
I have two golden killie fish, nine corry cats, and one green phantom pleco.
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Hi there,
Not too sure what that is. All the fish you stated above, do not lay eggs like that.
 

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Hello!
Those look a lot like snail eggs (Mystery snails maybe) tbh. Check to see if you have a hitchhiker or unknown inhabitant. Killifish and Corycats are scatters with "sticky eggs." But they definetly don't look like that
 

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Looks similar to Mystery snail eggs or old CORN :emoji_confounded::emoji_stuck_out_tongue_winking_eye::emoji_stuck_out_tongue_closed_eyes::emoji_stuck_out_tongue_winking_eye:. Do you have a mystery snail?
 
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We have two snails that we forgot to mention because they are so new. Whats the best way to take care of these and do recomend keeping them. Thanks!
 

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We have two snails that we forgot to mention because they are so new. Whats the best way to take care of these and do recomend keeping them. Thanks!
Depending on how long they have been in the water, they may not be viable now.. The females lay the eggs above the water line............ you could try laying the eggs on a piece of styrofoam ( floating in the tank ) and see if they hatch ( 10-16 days )
 

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We have two snails that we forgot to mention because they are so new. Whats the best way to take care of these and do recomend keeping them. Thanks!
If they are mystery snail eggs, they need marine conditions to hatch.
 

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We have two snails that we forgot to mention because they are so new. Whats the best way to take care of these and do recomend keeping them. Thanks!
They lay them aboce the water line usually. If your level is high they prob fell in. Best thing to do is put a floating cup in there with them inside. They need to not be in water but stay moist from humidity
 

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Get a small water proof container like a plastic tuperware or Styrofoam cup and make sure its wide enough it won't tip or attach it with some tape at the waterline. Put the eggs inside on top of a damp but squeezed out piece of papertowel with a dry towel on top of the damp one. If rhe eggs weren't ruined by being submerged they will hatch in a couple days
 

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If the eggs were submerged, I'd assume that they are dead and toss them. It only takes a very short time for Mystery Snail eggs to drown. Had a friend many decades ago, she had a group of Mysteries in a tank that laid eggs so often, they knocked each other's egg casings loose and into the water. She fed hers Romaine lettuce, and some were nearly as big as my fist. She had one snail in another container, uncovered. It crawled about two feet above the aquarium and laid the eggs on the basement wall.
 

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If the eggs were submerged, I'd assume that they are dead and toss them. It only takes a very short time for Mystery Snail eggs to drown. Had a friend many decades ago, she had a group of Mysteries in a tank that laid eggs so often, they knocked each other's egg casings loose and into the water. She fed hers Romaine lettuce, and some were nearly as big as my fist. She had one snail in another container, uncovered. It crawled about two feet above the aquarium and laid the eggs on the basement wall.
I had a snail lay eggs on my clamp light but that's about it. I didn't know and went to move it and squished them.
 
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