The Ramshorn Snail is very common in the aquarium hobby. Most ramshorn snails are captive-bred these days but can be found in the wild all over the globe, including the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Africa. They are very easy to breed and it is almost guaranteed that they will reproduce in your aquarium as they are extremely hardy and live in a vast variety of water parameters. Since they are extremely peaceful, this snail can be kept with any other non-aggressive tank mates, including small shrimp.
Very slow moving gastropods, always hungry and that will grown in a heart-beat.
Ramshorn Snails eat a big variety of foods such as:
Decaying Plant Matter
Care for them:
- Tank size(Minimum): 5 Gal
- Care: Very Easy
- Temperature: 70-82
- PH: 6.8-8.0
- GH: 6-8
- KH: 2-12
- 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!