Mexican Turbo Snails


Mexican Turbo Snail
(Turbo fluctuosa) 

The most popular of all the reef tank snails!

Very, very powerful algae destroyer. Notorious for quickly eliminating large populations of nuisance algae, especially hair algae. The Mexican Turbo snail is a highly beneficial member to your clean up crew. These ones are from Mexico. These snails are very active green hair algae eaters and can quickly eliminate overgrowth in an overrun tank. It is important to keep these snails in proportion to algae growth in a tank as they are constantly consuming large quantities of algae. If there is insufficient algae, it is best to offer supplemental feeding of dried seaweed. They are mostly nocturnal and hide during the day and they can flip them selves over which is great.