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Old 09-29-2008, 10:52 AM   #1
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Question Nassarius Snail

I got some Nassarius Snails on saturday and I was just wondering are they suppose to dig under the sand? If so why do they do it?
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Just their nature I believe. Helps keep the sand bed aerated. They'll come out when theres food around
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Yup, they graze on stuff in the sand. I love those little guys!
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Yup, they graze on stuff in the sand. I love those little guys!
They could be mixed with other Snails right? Becasue I have 7 snails one being I believe a TurboSnail and the 6 new Nassarus Snails? I want to get some more... and maybe a few more Hermits
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I have a mixture of nassis, ceriths and margaritas.
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I have a mixture of nassis, ceriths and margaritas.
Cool. thanks for all the post...
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Yep, watch out for bumble bee snails as they can eat other snails.
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I love my nassarius snails. They help keep the sand bed stirred up. Great addition to your tank!
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My ceriths like to play in the sand from time to time too.
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Great I might end up getting some more....
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