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So I added 5 zebra nerite snails to my tank over the weekend to help combat my unpleasant algae problems. One thing I didn't anticipate is how much these guys poop! It's everywhere! Is this normal? I think I have had other snails in the tank before but didn't seem to poop anywhere near this amount.
 

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I had a similar experience with those little free snails that come with plants from the LFS. Couldn't imagine where all the little black droppings were coming from.

Would like to have Nerites in my tank but with co2 the PH is 6.4.
 

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They're also going to leave lot of interesting trails with their eggs. They'll lay the eggs while moving and they come out at a steady rate, so your going to have a line of equally spaced white dots on everything.
 
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