Deutscher Name: -
English name: ?
Scientific name: Elimia Gerhardti
Origin: USA, Alabama
Size male/female: 2.5 cm or 0.98 inch
Water temperature: 10 - 26 °C or 50 - 79 °F
Water Parameters: pH 6.7 - 8
Breeding: in freshwater
The shell is a bit similar to the common trumpet snails (Melanoides tuberculatus).
My experience on this species:
They are not digging.
They prefer harder water. If they can´t get enough lime the tips are getting white and fragile.
© 2007 Frank Kulich