Bex44 Bex44
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Snail ID #1
I set up a new tank today and found a stowaway on one of my plants. Any ideas what kind of snail this is? It’s got a black shell with some mild greyish strips on and is around 1-2cm (half to 1 inch) long. Thanks :)

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Re: Snail ID #2
Update: I have now spotted 3 of them! They are all a similar size.
Are they likely to be an invasive species which I should remove ASAP? Or am I ok to leave them?
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Re: Snail ID #3
They look like pond snails and will proliferate so I would remove them if I was you.