Zebra Snail - Zebra Nerite
Zebra Snails colours will differ from picture due to nature
The Zebra Nerite Snail is one of the most, if not the most, popular nerite snail in the Aquatic hobby. Its coloration is a beautiful golden shell with black jagged-edged stripes running down.
Common Name: Brown Zebra Snail - Zebra Neritel - Tiger Snail - Batik Nerite Snail
Proper Name: Neritina Natalensis
Country Origin: South Africa
Diet: Nerites are algae eaters. Most consume green algae and diatoms, and some also eat blue-green algae. They do not eat live plants.
Size: 5cm Maximum
Water Temperature: 15°C to 29°C
Reproduction: Will breed in brackish waters only.Aquarists have not had much luck breeding Nerites. Many species simply do not lay eggs under aquarium conditions, and on the few occasions where it has been reported, only rarely have baby snails been produced. Nerites cannot reproduce without mating first.