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The term "Babylon Snail" is commonly associated with the Babylonia spirata, also known as the Spotted Babylon or Babylonian Snail. Here are some details:

 

Specifications:

  • Average Size: 2-3 inches
  • Max Size: Up to 3 inches
  • Tank Size Required: Suitable for marine aquariums; they are often kept in larger setups with proper substrate.

 

Characteristics:

  • The shell of the Babylon Snail is glossy and conical, with distinctive brown or orange spots on a cream-colored background.
  • They have a long siphon that helps them breathe and locate food.

 

Habitat: Babylon Snails are found in the Indo-Pacific region, including the Red Sea. They inhabit sandy or muddy substrates in coastal areas.

 

Behavior: These snails are burrowers, and they often bury themselves in the substrate during the day and become active at night.

 

Care Level: Easy to Moderate. They are generally hardy, but like many marine invertebrates, they require stable water conditions.

 

Diet: Babylon Snails are scavengers and feed on detritus, leftover food, and organic matter in the substrate.

 

Water Parameters:

  • pH: 8.1-8.4
  • Salinity: 1.023-1.025
  • Temperature: 72-78°F

 

Disclaimer: "Please note that these are general guidelines, and for more accurate values or specific care requirements, we encourage you to contact Living Aquarium by phone or in person. Within store hours, our team of experts is always happy to answer any questions you may have and provide personalized guidance on care."

Babylon/ Orange Spotted Tiger Snail

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