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Old 09-20-2006, 10:37 PM   #1
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New Snails

Just added two of these beasties (they are huge ar 10cm each) to one of my tanks....Pomacea maculata.
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Old 09-21-2006, 10:23 AM   #2
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Woah! How fast can that guy down a whole zucchini!
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Very cool. Congrats!!
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WOW, FW? What do they eat?
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I don't think that I have ever seen a snail that large...congrats!
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what kind is that? and where can i get some! very cool!
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i really am seriuos, where can i get some?
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very nice. I just picked up one of those at my LFS a while ago for my pond. Mine loves to be hand fed. They are amazing! enjoy them!
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ive only seen conchs bigger
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