This aquatic mollusk is the most sought-after snail in the aquarium hobby. Snails from the Tylomelania Genus are known as "Sulawesi Snail", "Elephant Snail", or "Giant Rabbit Snail". These elephant faced creatures came to us from freshwater lakes in Indonesia and the peaceful nature of the Rabbit Snail is one factor that makes is interesting to keep them. They have long rugged spiral like brown shells that can grow up to 4.5" long.
Great for planted tanks - Will not over populate;
Amazing lifestyle - These snail are very active whether its daytime or nighttime;
Safe for plants and any other aquarium inhabitants;
Super bright coloration that will make them pop out in any tank.
Sulawesi Snails eat a big variety of foods such as:
Decaying Plant Matter
Care for them:
- Tank size(Minimum): 20 Gal
- Care: Very Easy
- Temperature: 77-84
- PH: 7.6-8.4
- GH: 6-8
- KH: 4-8
- Lifespan: up to 3 Years
It is possible that some snails have some shell defects from their wild encounters.
DO NOT USE COPPER IN AQUARIUMS CONTAINING SNAILS!
Based on 2 reviews
2 Orange Poso Rabbit Snail (Tylomelania Gemmifera 'Orange')
All my new snails arrived healthy and active as soon as they were placed in the tank! They come “running” at feeding time. Love to watch them.