The Pet Store Called It A Nerite But I Know Better

Süßwasserfisch
  • #1

IMG_20180306_203024371.jpgmy girlfriend went to the pet store today and brought back some snails and the pet store said this one was A nerite but I don't think it is any ideas?
 
delete0000
  • #2
Lol that looks nothing close to nerite snail. Looks like a pond snail?
 
Niki Rose
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Keystone
  • #4
I was thinking Faunus ater
 
KingJulian
  • #5
Is that a trumpet snail?
 
Süßwasserfisch
  • Thread Starter
  • #6
Faunus ater all day! Lol thank you! I'm no beginner but I had no idea! Definitely faunus ater

Black devil snail or spike snail
 
SixThreeOh
  • #7
I have four. They're very active snails.
 
Süßwasserfisch
  • Thread Starter
  • #8
They're pretty cool. I take it from the description they require brackish water to breed? Is this accurate?
 
Keystone
  • #9
There have been several reports of youngsters surviving in freshwater.

They'll breed anywhere - the general belief is that the veligers require brackish water in their early stages.
 
Süßwasserfisch
  • Thread Starter
  • #10
That would be awesome!!
 

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