View Full Version : Snail ID

Smokey Stover
10/05/2017, 06:44 PM
I posted this in the hitch hiker forum with no luck. This snail is very small (Less than 1/8th in.)and it may have been hiding/feeding between zoa polyps. I have learned there are over 40k different kinds of snails, Yet only a few are known to eat/damage corals. Thats encouraging lol. I will be dipping the frags if they even go to the DT. They don't look so good atm. recovering from Irma.
Do y'all think this lil bugger is reef/coral safe?


10/05/2017, 08:11 PM
I think it's a juvenile cerith, but hard to tell from the single pic. If so, it will be harmless.

Smokey Stover
10/06/2017, 05:36 AM
TYVM, If it was recently hatched then there will be more eggs. I'll be watching closely for any more. I was going to buy some Dwarf Ceriths. I'll wait and see if I can get more for free lol.