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Offline dakota's dad

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it is a snail right?
« on: January 04, 2007, 05:28:03 PM »
i do beleave it is a snail but what kind is it and is it good or bad?

it has a shell but is flat.
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it is a snail right?
« Reply #1 on: January 07, 2007, 07:55:30 PM »
I had to move a rock and found this guy moving across the under side at a high rate of speed. anybody got any ideas what he is?
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Stomatella varia ID
« Reply #2 on: January 07, 2007, 09:03:12 PM »
Good snail Paul They are quite common hitch-hikers Stomatella varia the common name is Reef Bunny due to their reproductive prowess  They are a snail with a very small shell and make a very nice addition to a reef tank, feeding on algae  :wink:

Let them go forth and propagate
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it is a snail right?
« Reply #3 on: January 08, 2007, 12:21:15 PM »
I have only seen one of them & he was fighting with an astria last night.
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it is a snail right?
« Reply #4 on: January 08, 2007, 05:11:24 PM »
Good stuff to have in the tank.  Fast as all get out too!
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it is a snail right?
« Reply #5 on: January 08, 2007, 05:39:40 PM »
Quote from: "angelscrx"
Good stuff to have in the tank.  Fast as all get out too!


you can say that again
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