Banded Trochus Snail
Care Level: Easy
Behavior: Peaceful – Reef Safe
Water Conditions: ~75° F / sg 1.023-1.025
Approximate Purchase Size: 3/4″ to 2″
Max. Size: 2″
Benefits: Excellent utility snail. Great for cleaning up all forms of algae including standard film algae and diatoms. Unlike most snails common to the reef aquarium hobby, the banded trochus snail can right itself when knocked over preventing the occasional die off from fallen snails. Although this snail is a hardy snail in the aquarium it typically will not aide in green hair algae removal.
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