Bladder snail's shell turned white than died.
Planted Tank Forums
Your Tanks Image Hosting *Tank Tracker * Plant Profiles Fish Profiles Planted Tank Guide Photo Gallery Articles

Go Back   The Planted Tank Forum > Specific Aspects of a Planted Tank > Shrimp & Other Invertebrates


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-28-2013, 09:39 AM   #1
Wayne Dwops
Planted Member
 
PTrader: (4/100%)
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: san jose
Posts: 214
Default

Bladder snail's shell turned white than died.


Anyone know why this could be? I've also noticed a few of my bladder snails have transparent shells.

ammonia/nitrite 0
nitrate 20ish
ph 7.4ish
kh 4
gh haven't checked since i moved them into the bigger tank but it was 7
tds 250ish
temp 72-75
diy co2 & flourish dosing schedule minus nitrogen
um dunno what other info will be helpful their tankmates are horned and zebra nerite snails, possibly mini ramshorn, i'm not sure..i have seen these things that look like worms curled into a spiral but with round kind of flat transparent shells, very small about the size of an adult bladder. i kill them when I see them and I've only seen three so far so i don't know.. all the snails seem fine except the bladder snails
Wayne Dwops is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 03-01-2013, 09:44 PM   #2
Wayne Dwops
Planted Member
 
PTrader: (4/100%)
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: san jose
Posts: 214
Default

Another snail of the same size just died...Maybe they are just old? They only hatched in November though..
Wayne Dwops is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Planted Tank Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT. The time now is 09:57 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright Planted Tank LLC 2012