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Old 02/18/2014, 04:23 PM   #1
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Fighting Conch- Herbivore or Omnivore?

So I was always under the impression that these guys are herbivores. Yet yesterday, my newly acquired specimen got quite excited when I fed squid to the tank. I put a piece by him and he seemed interested but I think it may have been to big, if he wanted it at all. Thoughts?


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Old 02/18/2014, 05:05 PM   #2
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Omnivore. He may need extra feeding if your sand bed is new/bare.


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Old 02/18/2014, 05:25 PM   #3
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Omnivore. He may need extra feeding if your sand bed is new/bare.
Well established but very clean.


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Old 02/18/2014, 07:23 PM   #4
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Yeah, I'd recommend supplementing. They're great characters, keep him alive!


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Old 02/18/2014, 07:52 PM   #5
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Yeah, I'd recommend supplementing. They're great characters, keep him alive!
I know, so nifty. I love their "snouts." Would nori or meat be better? Or does it really matter?


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Old 02/19/2014, 02:30 AM   #6
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Old 02/19/2014, 04:36 AM   #7
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Great clean up crew member. I have them in both tanks.


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Old 02/19/2014, 05:49 PM   #8
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I seen them on a natgeo show. When they get big they swallow whole fish alive. They kinda come out.of there shell and swallow the things whole its crazy.


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Old 02/19/2014, 05:56 PM   #9
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I seen them on a natgeo show. When they get big they swallow whole fish alive. They kinda come out.of there shell and swallow the things whole its crazy.
Those are cone snails.


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