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Helmet Nerite Snail

$549 CAD
SKU: 400000029450

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Helmet Nerite Snail

Description

Helmet Nerite Snail

  1. Temperature: Helmet Nerite Snails thrive in aquariums with a temperature range typically between 72°F to 78°F (22°C to 26°C). Maintaining a stable temperature within this range is essential for their well-being.

  2. Minimum Size Tank: Provide a tank with a minimum size of 5 gallons (19 liters) to accommodate Helmet Nerite Snails. A larger tank is beneficial for creating a stable environment and ensuring optimal conditions.

Feeding Habits: Helmet Nerite Snails are primarily herbivores, feeding on algae and biofilm. They are known for their effective algae-cleaning capabilities, contributing to a cleaner aquarium environment.

Habitat Preference: Helmet Nerite Snails are adaptable to various freshwater habitats but prefer environments with stable water conditions. They are often found in freshwater aquariums with a well-balanced ecosystem.

Water pH Level: Maintain a neutral to slightly alkaline pH level ranging from 7.0 to 8.5 to replicate the conditions suitable for Helmet Nerite Snails.

Behavior: Helmet Nerite Snails are generally peaceful and display slow, deliberate movements across surfaces. They are efficient algae eaters and contribute to the overall cleanliness of the aquarium.

Helmet Nerite Snails are solitary creatures and do not require the company of their own kind. They function well as individuals in an aquarium.

Helmet Nerite Snails are primarily active during the day and may rest during the night. They are bottom dwellers, often exploring and grazing on surfaces.

Color and Other Details: These snails are known for their distinct appearance, characterized by a hard, helmet-shaped shell. The shell can have various colors and patterns, adding visual interest to the aquarium. The body of the snail is usually a contrasting color to the shell.

Helmet Nerite Snails are valuable additions to aquariums for their algae-cleaning abilities and unique appearance. Keeping them in an environment with suitable water parameters and providing a balanced diet ensures their well-being and contributes to a healthier aquarium ecosystem.

Specifications

  • Category
    Snails
  • Species Type
    Nerite Snail
  • Water Temperature
    72°F to 78°F
  • Minimum Tank Size
    5 Gallons
  • Water pH Level
    Alkaline, Neutral
  • Habitat Preference
    Driftwood, Planted Tanks, Rocky Tanks, Hiding Spots
  • Behaviour
    Algae Eaters, Bottom-Dwelling

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Helmet Nerite Snail

  1. Temperature: Helmet Nerite Snails thrive in aquariums with a temperature range typically between 72°F to 78°F (22°C to 26°C). Maintaining a stable temperature within this range is essential for their well-being.

  2. Minimum Size Tank: Provide a tank with a minimum size of 5 gallons (19 liters) to accommodate Helmet Nerite Snails. A larger tank is beneficial for creating a stable environment and ensuring optimal conditions.

Feeding Habits: Helmet Nerite Snails are primarily herbivores, feeding on algae and biofilm. They are known for their effective algae-cleaning capabilities, contributing to a cleaner aquarium environment.

Habitat Preference: Helmet Nerite Snails are adaptable to various freshwater habitats but prefer environments with stable water conditions. They are often found in freshwater aquariums with a well-balanced ecosystem.

Water pH Level: Maintain a neutral to slightly alkaline pH level ranging from 7.0 to 8.5 to replicate the conditions suitable for Helmet Nerite Snails.

Behavior: Helmet Nerite Snails are generally peaceful and display slow, deliberate movements across surfaces. They are efficient algae eaters and contribute to the overall cleanliness of the aquarium.

Helmet Nerite Snails are solitary creatures and do not require the company of their own kind. They function well as individuals in an aquarium.

Helmet Nerite Snails are primarily active during the day and may rest during the night. They are bottom dwellers, often exploring and grazing on surfaces.

Color and Other Details: These snails are known for their distinct appearance, characterized by a hard, helmet-shaped shell. The shell can have various colors and patterns, adding visual interest to the aquarium. The body of the snail is usually a contrasting color to the shell.

Helmet Nerite Snails are valuable additions to aquariums for their algae-cleaning abilities and unique appearance. Keeping them in an environment with suitable water parameters and providing a balanced diet ensures their well-being and contributes to a healthier aquarium ecosystem.

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