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The Orange Volcano Snail is a delightful and functional addition to freshwater aquariums. Known for its vibrant orange color and unique appearance, this snail serves as an effective algae eater and contributes to the overall health of the aquarium ecosystem.


  • Average Size: 1 inch
  • Max Size: Up to 1 inch
  • Tank Size Required: Suitable for tanks of various sizes, depending on the specific needs of your aquarium.


Temperament: Orange Volcano Snails are peaceful and non-aggressive. They are excellent algae eaters and contribute to the maintenance of a clean aquarium environment.


Unique Traits: Distinguished by their bright orange shells and unique conical shape, Orange Volcano Snails stand out in aquariums. They are named for their resemblance to miniature volcanoes.


Origin: Orange Volcano Snails are bred in captivity for the aquarium trade and do not have a specific natural habitat.


Other Names:

  • Orange Volcano Snail
  • Aquarium Snail


Care Level: Easy


Diet: These snails primarily feed on algae, helping to control and prevent its growth in the aquarium. If algae are scarce, supplement their diet with sinking pellets or algae wafers.


Characteristics and Looks: The Orange Volcano Snail features a bright orange shell with a conical shape, resembling a miniature volcano. Their unique appearance adds visual interest to the aquarium.


Water Parameters:

  • pH: 7.0-8.0
  • gH (General Hardness): 6-12 dGH
  • kH (Carbonate Hardness): 4-8 dKH
  • Temperature: 70-78°F


Disclaimer: "Please note that these are general guidelines, and for more accurate values, 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."

Orange Volcano Snail

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