How Do Aquarium Snails Reproduce? (Sexually Or Asexually)

Aquarium snails are fascinating creatures that liven up an aquarium with their lovely colors. These interesting animals also do a good job of keeping the tank clean. However, some aquarium snails tend to overpopulate and overwhelm a tank. Fortunately, a general understanding of how these creatures reproduce and precautions to control their population will help … Read more

Apple snails eggs contain unique poison — Seriously Fish

Apple snails eggs contain unique poison Apple snails are now banned from the European aquatic trade after becoming established in Spain © Polarlys Apple snails of the genus Pomacea have been popular aquarium inhabitants for decades but were recently banned from the European trade following a request from Spanish authorities due to one species, P. … Read more

6 Aquatic Snails That Eat Fish Eggs (+ 2 Types That Don’t!)

Most aquatic snails are opportunistic feeders and will readily consume fish eggs because of their soft, gelatinous nature and abundance in protein. However, some snail species (such as ramshorn, mystery and trumpet snails) are pickier than others and will only eat eggs that are infertile or dead. Both pond and aquarium snails have been known … Read more

Freshwater Snail Eggs: What to Expect, and How to Remove if Needed

What is the Freshwater Snail Breeding Process Like? Reproduction speed: The breeding process varies from snail to snail. Fast: Some snails breed at a rapid pace which makes it hard to control snail populations in the tank. For example, Pond Snails, Bladder snails, Malaysian trumpet snails, Ramshorn Snails. Slow: Other snails do not or hardly … Read more

Snail caviar

Snail caviar Snail caviar, also known as escargot caviar or escargot pearls,[1] is a type of caviar that consists of fresh or processed eggs of land snails. It is a luxury gourmet speciality produced in France and Poland. They were also a delicacy in the ancient world, also known as “Pearls of Aphrodite” for their … Read more