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Slugs and Snails

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Characterized by their shell and slow movement, snails are a common garden dweller and even a delicacy in some countries. Snails without shells are called slugs.
Mostly they love algae. This is why they move up and down the sides of your tank-they are eating algae. Even if the glass looks clean, there is microscopic algae there. However, if you have a brand-new tank that has no algae at all, you need to purchase algae tablets at the pet store so the snails w…
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snails do not have ears
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They don't have genders.
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Mystery Snails are most likely a species called Pomacea Bridgesii. These are freshwater aquatic snails which lay eggs ABOVE the water. Pomacea snails are MALE and FEMALE. They are NOT aesexual. So you will have to have 1 male and 1 female, at least, before you see breeding and egg laying. The mal…
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It should be marked on the barrel. Have a gunsmith check it out to be sure.
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Snails are hermaphrodites, so they are both male and female.
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See image link below. See differences at applesnail.net -> anatomy -> reproductive system section. Some few species of snails are bisexual, being both masculine and feminine.
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Answer Apple snails are not called apple snails because they eat apples. They are called Apple Snails because of their size. True apple snails (Pomacea canaliculata) can grow up to 5" in Dia. Nontheless Apple Snails can eat apples.
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Depending on what it is choked, yes. Have a gunsmith examine it.
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slugs eat vegetables; lettuce leaves, carrots, and maybe other soft vegetables. That is why farmers hate slugs.
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Snails are found in the sea near sandy beaches, on land, where they live in the soil, on the ground, on trees and plants, and they also live in lakes and ponds, where they feed off algae and other plants underwater. Some snails live on land and some live in water. The body of the snail is soft but …
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There are two very basic kinds of snails. Some snails live on land and the second basic category of snail lives in water. Land Snails like damp spots, especially in the garden. These snails eat decaying vegetation, fungi, lichen, plant leaves, damp paper and cardboard. Becuase these snails live in …
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Hey there, as far as i know they wont interbreed. All i have to say is make sure u have cover glasses coz those buggers can crawl out of ur tank pretty fast hahaha. :o) Catch mate. a shell Apple snails and mystery snails are different. Apple snails get to be softball size while mystery snails stay …
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The last one I saw today had a 28 inch full choke barrel. Sure I would shoot buckshot out of that shotgun all day. I don't know about slugs though. The box of slugs state that they will shoot out of any choke; however, IC produces the best results.
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underneath plants
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there noses are basicly their feelers. the smell from them. they don't actually have noses though.
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Answer Snails move by alternating body contractions with stretching, with a proverbially low speed (1 mm/s is a typical speed for adult Helix lucorum [1]). They produce mucus in order to aid locomotion by reducing friction. The mucus also reduces the snail's risk of injury.It Has A Muscular Foot …
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Answer I don't think so, but keep watching gunbroker.com to see if one shows up. You can sign up for a "saved search" for that item. Yes you can, check out www.corsonsbarrels.com Yes, I have both barrels for my ithaca
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Snail SpeedSnails move by alternating body contractions with stretching, with a proverbially low speed (1 mm/s) is a typical speed for an adult. So to answer your question that would be about 60 mm or 2.36 inches per minute on average depending on the exact type of snail and terrain.
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It is like a periwinkle except larger. They come in different shapes, sizes and colours. They are a mullusc and are actually snails! They stick themselves to rocks and use their rough tougue to scrape off microscopic seaweed. They only eat at night because it is the safest time to move around. They …
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they breath through there skin
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Yes. If we are talking about land snails they lay eggs that they bury in soil in a warm most place. The eggs hatch usually in about 2 to 4 weeks.
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Snails eat lots of vegetables like lettuce and are supposed to eat cuttle fish, this keeps their shell strong as they can be very delicate. It's like us drinking milk It has calcium to ake our bones strong. They also eat green plants(but if you get them yourselves they must be soaked overnight,to re…
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Snails have beautiful shells and are slimy but cute :) From the wiki people ;)
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snails love to eat lots of leaves but their favorite is oat meal (which is porridge dry with no milk)
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Most snails are hermaphrodites. This means that they are both male and female. All hermaphroditic snails can lay eggs. They can "mate" with themselves and thus only one can reproduce in an aquarium or pond. They also breed sexually as often as possible. Most snails lay eggs but some, like the trapdo…
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There's many different kinds of snails, All eat different things. The cone snails eats anything from fish, muscles, even other snails with a harpoon it shoots out. Other snails eat with a radula, which they scrap against a rock to get algae off. Some snail's radula evolved into a shredder type th…
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l dont no
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If you mean the type you can get in aquariums - see the link for the Wikipedia article...
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Water snails eat algae, bacteria and other small plants that live in water,
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They do not like the sun, so they gather around to get food.
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I wouldn't worry about them too much, they will just slowly move around the tank and eat whatever is left over from dinner time or have a munch on some live plants. U can get spirulina discs that soften in the water and sink that they will love for a change in their diet, but basically they will gen…
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It is a big terrifying world out there. Scary, and not just at Halloween. Yes, as you already know by now, the gosling was just taking a rest and would have continued the peep, eventually muscling out of the shell and joining the rest of the hatch.
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See image link below. See differences at applesnail.net -> anatomy -> reproductive system section. Some snails are both boys and girls, meaning that they have all the body parts and such of a boy snail and a girl snail, which I think can help them survive longer, but I'm not 100% sure.
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You really don't need to feed a water snail anything because they eat algae off the side of the aquarium tank. Also, If you want you can feed them letuce.
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Answer Most land snails eat green leaves. Snails also eat algae and decaying matter and are an important part of the food web. A garden snail has thousands of tiny teeth. These thousands of tiny teeth are located on a ribbon like tongue and work like a file and rip the food to bits. Snails ca…
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snails will eat almost anything. my snail eats apple pie, mango pudding apple pieces,etc!!
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snails eat oats it sounds crasy but they love em water as well tomartoes nistursums the lot netels leaves you can pick the leaves because its the part thet doesn't sting (the stem dose )
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leaves!
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Snails bury their eggs 2 inch in the soil.But if your soil is less then a inch high then your Snails will be encourage not to get pregnant or lay eggs They do not just lay eggs in soil they can lay eggs on rocks,lilypads,even seaweed,so if their already pregnant they will not care where, just as lon…
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four, slugs have 4 noses
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In a wet moist area For Ex: Under a rock, after it rains (in the grass or garden)
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Hedgehogs, ducks, robins, foxes, birds french peopleFrench people are a little more choosy about the type of snails they eat though!!
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can have 1,000s of eggs a min during winter. The Japanese trapdoor snail delivers live babies
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Some species of snail can reproduce alone because they are hermaphrodites IE. they posses both male and female reproductive organs. they can change what sex they want to be and make babies.
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They must because I just found one in my package of strawberries this morning. Snails will eat strawberries if they are cut in half or, in the garden, where soft spots allow them to scrap particles off of the strawberry.
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snails do not like bark asexually pointed bits.spiders kill snails so keep snails away from ants or spiders.
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leechethey used that when the black death started because they fought that it would be the cure
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they eat lettuce
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Their feet come together and then they shoot darts into each other. The darts contain sperm and cause fertilization. Snails are hermaphrodites so there is no male or female snail because they are all both! One snail can cause reproduction by itself. They lay eggs that will hatch into baby snails ove…
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Some kinds of fish
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you tell by their privates
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They go galdiator style on eachother. p.s. they like boobies Nov 25, 2009 Different snails are carnivores and enjoy a good meal of clam! Moon Snails (family Naticidae) push their way through sand, on the hunt for a meal. When they contact a clam, they will rasp a 1/4 wide hole into the clam…
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Answer A snail has one pair of eyes. Each of these two sense organs will be located on the end of what is called an eyestalk on its head, or near the base of its tentacles if it is a marine snail. Use the link below to check facts and learn more about these creatures.
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Snails do drink water not very much though. Do not give it to much or it will die. DO NOT LET IT GET AROUND SALT OR SALTWATER! The same goes with slugs. Don't let them near salt water when it can be helped. Don't let them near salt either. If you are ever having problems with growing things like cab…
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Answer snails are little beasts that latch on to your kiwis
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Snails can live in the desert and ditches, also they can live on the mountains and marshlands.They are usually found in damp areas, like underneath stones and behind plantpots.
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They probaly lay jelly-covered eggs.
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Freshwater baby snails look like tiny minature versions of the adult. Marine snails (from the ocean) have several stages, but they're called trochophore and veliger larvae. Trochophores are microscopic, and look a bit like a little bee hive with little hairs at the top. Veliger larvae looks like …
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you found out from your husbands work It does not necessarily mean he is gay there could be something else going on here he may be under a massive amount of stress at work or he may be having other problems sexually i.e he may feel he can't satisfy you or he may be impotent? He may be feeling he …
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Answer The male trapdoor snail buys the female snail flowers and then takes her to a dinner in a movie. If he is charming and funny and not too slimey, he will then proceed to mate with the female snail. Answer These snails give birth to live young. They are not as prolific at breeding as eg…
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Snails hatch from snail eggs.
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First, to get rid of pest snails in aquarium, you must go for the root problem. There is an increase population of pest snails because there is too much food. You must be feeding the fish (or rather the tank) too much. All the leftover food become a feast for the snails. You must not feed the fish m…
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Garden snails will eat any fruit that has a soft spot i.e,. from rotting, or sitting on the ground. Snails will also eat the leaves and exposed roots of plants.
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Snails could definitely be described as slimy, as they constantly produce a slippery, slimy mucus.
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In damp marsh areas or around trees in a forest you Luna tick
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Snails sleep inside there shells.
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well snail eggs are pretty tiny. you can hardly see them, they are round and white.
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Baby snails and Slugs live alone in their whole life after they have hatched. when snails hatch they have to drink straight after hatching and eat too or they will die or will not live for a very long time. If the mother and father snail stay together with the baby they will eat the baby so that i…
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They have a shell above them and it is very difficult for them to move very quickly. The shell is quite heavy.
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they have no feet. they slither --EDITED BY ANOTHER USER:In a way they don't have any feet, but in a way they actually do. One single foot, which is really an organ in the underside of snails.
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Snails do have eyes, but not every snail has their eyes on the same part of theirbodies. For example a Land Snail has their eyes on the tip of their tentacles. A LandSnail also move their tentacles up and down and from side to side. This helps them getthe best view. Love, Sierra THANK YOU!
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Eventually, yes they do.
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you can tell the age of a snail by looking at its shell
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yes it is
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Snails like the assassin snails will eat any aquatic insect slow enough for them to catch. Normal herbivorous snails will inadvertently eat microscopic insects and arthropods when grazing.
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They can eat most leaves as long as they are not poisonous.
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Snails will eat most any plant matter presented to them, though one would only know if they eat all 'herbs' by trial and error.
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marine snails or gastropodas, their scientific name, feed on the plants in their habitat which is water. some examples are seaweed, algae, and other decaying snails. hope this answered the question. i just did a report on gastropodas in my biology class for high school and it took me like 2 hours to…
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Yes, snail racing is a recognized sport… snail racing was once completely legal and was sanctioned and promoted during the colonial period (1600s through 1776) and continuing through the Victorian era in the late 19th century. However, by the early twentieth century, the brutality inherent in snai…
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Resurrection, the Spiral, & Laziness In Christian symbolism the snail is a symbol of the lazy or sinful person. It appeared to feed upon the mire of this world, making no effort to hunt or provide decent food for itself. Some people thought that the mud itself gave birth to snails. The psalmist …
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Answer Snails like grass leaves and they are also very partial to paper.
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Sexually
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Yes they do everyone farts.
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White stripes on a shell means it's a boy and if it is a girl it has brown stripes.
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near corners of your garden and also damp places.
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Sea snails eat moss and some plants that grow in water. that is a true answer that is not a lie it has been looked up soo yeah
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Answer about 3 years!
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As with so many of the questions on this site, it depends on the species. There are over 60 000 species of snails. There are many different modes of living amongst these species, and thus a snails habitat is highly variable.
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there a snail. who knows! shrink down and ask them.
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Slugs and snails are hermaphrodites with both male and female sexual organs. When they mate, each snail will fertilise the other, and each snail will then produce offpsring.If it's a water snail, however, there is a difference between the two genders.
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200 to 400
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Yes they do, some species also give birth to live young. Most snails lay eggs, some in and out of water.
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if you found it in water its a water snailif you found it on land its a land snail
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they can eat leaves
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