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Is it normal for my Zebra Nerite snail to do this......?

Discussion in 'Tropical Discussion' started by PheonixKingZ, Jun 5, 2019.

  1. PheonixKingZ

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    Hello TFF people! :hi:

    I have a question, “Is it normal, for a Zebra Nerite snail to go out of the water?” I have had this snail for over 2 weeks, and it has never done this before. Here is a picture of said snail.

    The snail is not all the way about of the water, it is just making me worry! (Nervous fish Dad! :D)

    Thank you for your time. :thanks:
     
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    592B807B-EFE8-4C50-A8DF-62442B20DB26.jpeg Ok, now here is said picture! (Short-term memory loss, lol! :lol:)
     
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    Yes, nerite snails do go out of the water sometimes. Just make sure your lid is secure so he can't get out.
     
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  4. PheonixKingZ

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    Thank you @FishFinatic77! I have read that, before, I was just checking, thanks! :)

    P.S. my lid is secure, I just checked it. :)
     
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    I agree with fish fanatic77. Nerite snails are escape artists.
     
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    Thanks. :)
     
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    I don't think its because they just want to.My zebra nerites only go when there is less algae.
    do you have less algae in your tank?
     
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    I have a lot of algae, mostly on the back, and the sides of the tank. If you go to the TOTM contest, you can see my tank, and it’s algae. :)
     

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