The Purple Striped Giant Brotia Herculea Snail is an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Pachychilidae. This snails justifies its name (Giant), as it can grow to be over 4" in length. They can be found in rivers all over Thailand and Burma. Unlike their cousin, the Rabbit Snail (Tylomelania) which are known to have large babies, the Giant Tower Cap gives birth to live, very tiny babies and only reproduce about 3 times a year.
Will not over populate;
Very rare and unique;
Safe with any aquarium inhabitants;
Great if you want a giant show stopper of a snail.
Decaying Plant Matter
- Tank size(Minimum): 10 Gal
- Care: Very Easy
- Temperature: 68-82
- PH: 6.8-7.8
- GH: 6-8
- KH: 5-20
- Lifespan: up to 4 Years
Snails received were not as nice as the ones shown in the picture. Expected a much deeper color.
They are beautiful! Arrived in great shape and are making themselves right at home! Thank you for everything! You have been great helping me!
Always beautiful, healthy snails!
The snails arrived in a good condition, healthy and big as described. I am very happy about them.
They are very healthy😊