Nassa Sand Snail - Nassarius Species

Nassa Sand Snail - Nassarius Species

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Please note - All our marine livestock can only be kept in saltwater aquariums, not freshwater aquariums.

Scientific Name:
Nassarius Sp.

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How easy are they to care for?

How large can they grow?

Where in the world are they from?
Caribbean, Indonesia, Mexico

What is the ideal number to keep together?
You can keep in small or large groups, just make sure not to overstock and enough food is available.

What water conditions do they require?
SG: 1.020-1.025, pH: 8.1-8.4
23-27 deg C (73-81 deg F)

What should you feed them?
A mix of mysis, brine, copepods krill and fish/lobster eggs, muscle etc.

How compatible are they with other fish?
Best not kept with hermits of a similar size that may steal their shell.

Can they be bred in captivity?

Are they reef safe?