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Re: DYING RED RAMS HORN SNAILS
Stoecker,Michael,FRANKLIN PARK,NC&C wrote:
> Anyone notice that red rams horn snails kept with killies die off in some
> tanks and not in others?
> Is it the species of killifish that is causing this? Are they picking on
> the snails? I keep no other fish besides killies.
Under the circumstances you list, that's the likely cause.
> The water chemistry, maintenance and food [to the killies] are all the same.
> Plant species vary slightly from tank to tank. Tank size seems to make no
> Any suggestions or experiences?
I have had considerably more trouble keeping the red ramshorns than the
normal brown. I guess red just looks more like food!
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