Go Back   Aquarium Advice - Aquarium Forum Community > Freshwater > Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion
Click Here to Login

Join Aquarium Advice Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com
 
Old 03-23-2021, 06:00 AM   #1
Aquarium Advice Newbie
 
Join Date: Mar 2021
Posts: 1
Weird snail situation

Hi I have 25 gallon tank (only had around 6 months) I had an aquatic snail in there with platys and tetras.
Last week I noticed the shell had not moved for a few days and was lodged in a plant. I gave it another day then removed it as it looked empty.
Nothing in the shell no snail, so I disposed of it. 2 days later I find what appears to be tiny snail (looks like the head) alive and attached to side of tank.
This was about 4 days ago and it's still alive, but now I've found another small what looks like a snail that is alive! I'm confused.
I've read they are not supposed to live outside the shell. I'm struggling to understand whats going on and what I should do about it (if anything).
Please help!
__________________

__________________
Lollybubble is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-24-2021, 10:04 PM   #2
Aquarium Advice Regular
 
Join Date: Nov 2020
Posts: 68
Can you take pictures of them? Close ups to see what's going on?
__________________
ADsnail is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
snail, weir, weird

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on AquariumAdvice.com

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Emergency situation: Gourami weird situation lemuroz Freshwater & Brackish - Unhealthy Fish 2 04-07-2020 02:31 AM
Weird situation, possibly pregnant platys Britty199 Freshwater & Brackish - Breeding 1 01-21-2016 07:31 AM
weird situation MollyDoll Saltwater & Reef - Sick Fish or Coral 4 08-26-2009 10:36 PM
Snail, Snail, Snail...Oh look Another Snail, Snail... kribbman Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 5 01-23-2009 10:56 PM
Weird Situation-fish at top sweetness8t5 Freshwater & Brackish - General Discussion 3 06-29-2007 10:18 PM







» Photo Contest Winners







All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:54 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.