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Old 05-12-2009, 02:16 AM   #1
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Question mystery snail mystery

my mystery snail keeps sticking this thing out that looks like its a penis or something. how do they get there freak on in the first place. what is this weird thing it keeps sticking out. well as soon as the videos uploaded to my youtube ill place it on here for a better reference.
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Old 05-12-2009, 02:37 AM   #2
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Old 05-12-2009, 03:11 AM   #3
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That mystery thing is known as a siphon. The snails use it to get air at the surface. You can say that its their version of a snorkel.
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Male anatomy
try that.
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Old 05-12-2009, 05:58 PM   #5
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okay, thanks. do you know how snails have fry though? and what all it takes to get them to do it.
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Old 05-12-2009, 07:26 PM   #6
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snails dont have fry. fry is a fish. are you asking how they breed?
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Old 05-12-2009, 08:52 PM   #7
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yeah thats what i mean.
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Old 05-13-2009, 08:15 PM   #8
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they are egg layers above the water. there are also male and female snails. if you have them i would lower the water line about a inch or two.
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