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Old 07-31-2006, 06:38 PM   #1
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Difference Between An Astrea And Turbo Snail

Can someone clarify what the difference is between and Astrea and a Turbo Snail? i am looking to put together a cleanup crew! thanks!

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Astrea is a cone shaped snail that in my experiance tend to fall over and die thay cant upright them selfs and will try till ther exsosted to the paint of death vary good at mundhing algae the mexican turbo snail i a more tipical snail shape and about 2x the size dos not fall over and die but has the same tast for munching algae i recomend the turbo snail hope this helps

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Old 07-31-2006, 08:04 PM   #3
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IMO, i would go with astreas since turbos get big. Also turbos are more NO3 sensitive than astrea
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snail, turbo, turbo snail

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