Nerite Snails | Tiger Eye | Not Hardy in the North
These striking Tiger Eye snails eat hair algae and are believed to be the best snail in the aquarium hobby for eating algae. And they will also do a great job in your water garden eating algae. They are safe with any fish or plants, and are completely peaceful. Tiger Eye Nerite Snail resembles a Tiger's Eye stone with beautiful coloration. These snails will never overpopulate your aquarium or pond as they need saltwater to reproduce. The snails are about 1/2 inch in diameter and only grow to about an inch during their lifespan. They only eat algae, not plants.
- The most voracious algae-eating snails
- Do not reproduce in freshwater
- Safe with plants
- Completely peaceful
- Temperature: 65° - 85° F - Will not survive Northern Temperatures - Must be wintered indoors in an aquarium