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    Senior Member orion's Avatar
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    Snal without shell?

    I have what looks like a snail with no shell is this possible?
    or is he a snack in waiting...for the crabs LOL

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    Cool

    look close, there is probally a small half shell[looks like a figure nail]. These are very common in tanks and are usually very active at night. thats all I can say without a pic.

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    It may be a Stomatella snail. Look closely as Johnny said, and you'll see what is a half shell.

    They are great film algae eaters.
    I am Homer of BORG... Prepare to be..OOOO!! DONUT!!!!!!

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    Yes Stomatella is what i have
    they should be called turbo snails they are the fastest snails ive seen.
    I never added it must have hitch hiked on some rock
    another freebee hehe
    thanks for the direction on the id guys..

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    Likely a Stomatella sp., yes. Of course, sea slugs truly are a snail without a shell. The members of the Stomatella genus are halfway through that evolution (maybe in a few thousand years they'll have toxins in their flesh like many sea slugs, particularly nudibranchs).
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