Freshwater Snails

Gold Rabbit Snail (Tylomelania gemmifera) Care Level:  Moderate Temperament:  Peaceful Max Size: 3” Colouring: Orange, black Diet: Omnivore Origins: Indonesia Tank Size: 30 Gallons/ 115 litres Family: Pachychilidae Water Conditions: 20 – 24°C / KH 2-15 / pH 6.5 – 7.5 /  68-74° F The Gold Rabbit Snail (Tylomelania gemmifera) which can be found in Lake Matano in Sulawesi, Indonesia, is

Japanese Trapdoor Snail (Viviparus malleattus) Care Level:  Easy Temperament:  Peaceful Max Size: 2” Colouring:  Black, Tan Diet: Omnivore Origins: Asia, Burma, Thailand Tank Size: 10 Gallons/40 litres Family: Vivipariidae Water Conditions: 20 – 28°C / KH 5 – 12 / pH 6.5 – 8.0 /  68-85° F     The peaceful Japanese Trapdoor Snail (Viviparus mallets) is extremely popular for its

Nerita Snail (Nerita sp.) Care Level:  Easy Temperament:  Peaceful Max Size: 1” Colouring: Black, Brown, Green, Red Diet: Omnivore Origins: Caribbean, Florida, Gulf of Mexico Family: Mytiloidae Water Conditions: 20 – 28°C / KH 5 – 12 / pH 6.5 – 8.0 /  65-85° F     Nerita Snails have become very popular with hobbyists in recent years. They have

Assassin Snail (Clea helena) Care Level: Moderate Temperament: Peaceful Max Size:  3” Colouring: Black, Orange Diet: Omnivore Origins: Indonesia Family: Pachychilidae Minimum Tank Size: 120 Litres Water Conditions: 17 – 23°C / KH 2-15 / pH 6.5 – 7.5 /  68-74° F The Assassin Snail (Clea helena) is a small, easy