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Old 11-01-2010, 07:44 PM   #1
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Old 11-02-2010, 09:27 AM   #4
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Old 11-02-2010, 07:31 PM   #5
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Thanks!!! I love my snail!!! And the coloring on her "snorkel."
Shhh, the plants are fake LOL.
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Old 11-03-2010, 03:51 AM   #6
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Old 11-03-2010, 12:40 PM   #7
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Congratulations! That's a very interesting critter, not to mention a professional quality photograph.
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Old 11-03-2010, 04:15 PM   #8
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Thanks John! It's amazing what a $100 camera and a little patience will get you!
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Old 11-03-2010, 07:37 PM   #9
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Thanks!!! I love my snail!!! And the coloring on her "snorkel."
Shhh, the plants are fake LOL.
Really! Well it must have been the photographer!
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Old 11-03-2010, 07:46 PM   #10
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Old 11-06-2010, 07:53 AM   #11
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I don't know weather I like the photo or the snail itself more. Naaaaa sorry but the snail rulze but congrats on getting such an amazing photo its stunning.
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Thanks!!! I love my snail! (Shhh, don't tell the other fish, but she's my favorite!)
I was taking the pic because I read that their "snorkels" only get about 3-4 inches, and my snails is much bigger than that! It just happened to come out a decent pic, so I was excited!
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I am going to post some pics with a 400x digital microscope I bought will let you know when must see the baby snail in the egg cases and they clear when born.
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Snail breaking out of egg

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OMG!!! Thanks for sharing! Fantastic! I really really love the pics, and the fact that you can take them with your microscope!!!
I think you should also make a thread with these pics, people will LOVE them!
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