Common Name: Spiny Marsh Snail
Latin Name: Thiar amarula
Origin: Australia. This snail consumes excess algae and detritus, as well as aerates the aquarium substrate. Take all types of food, pellets and flakes.
Strata: mostly bottom (substrate)
Hardness: soft to medium hard (dH: 5-13)
Temperature: 16-25 C
Express Postage recommended!
NOTE: Due to Quarantine Laws – snails can not be shipped to WA or TAS.
Photo: L. Emslie