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 brown and white spiral like 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;
Bright coloration will make the stand out in any aquarium.
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!