Snail Babies!!

Posted 2009.07.09 10.42 in Aquaria, Photography by Stephanie

They’re Snails! They’re babies! They’re snail babies!

I don’t know where they came from – my snails haven’t laid any egg clutches, there hasn’t even been any hot snail-on-snail action, but there’s babies!┬áThe snail stork must have made a wrong turn…


One Comment

  1. Stephanie says:

    Actually they aren’t baby apple snails, they are a ‘pest snail’ species Bithynia tenticulata, aka faucet snails. They look like miniature Pomacea snails and don’t reproduce too fast so they aren’t as bad as the planorbids or physas.
    Pea-sized is their adult size.

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