Margarita Turbo Snail - Margarites pupillus
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Margarita Snail - Tegula faciata

The Margarita Turbo Snail  Margarites pupillus and Tegula faciata) is very popular in the marine aquarium hobby due to it's ability and need to eat algae. If there is not nough algae in the aquarium it will starve to death, so augment it's diet with Kelp or dried seaweed. Use an algae clip or something to hold the seaweed in place for the snail. 

Snail Profile
 From: Caribbean 
 Maintenance Level: Moderate
 Disposition: Peaceful
 Compatible:
 Good With Reefs: yes
 Color: Varies, Black, White,  Pearl, Purple
 Max Size: 1 Inches
 Aquarium Size: 20 Gallons Plus
 Diet: Ominvore
 Food Types: Algae, Dried  Seaweed
 Water Temp: 72-78°
 pH: 8.1-8.4 
 Specific Gravity: 1.023-1.025 
 dKH: 8-12

As with most invertebrates, the Margarita Snail does not tolerate copper-based medications or high nitrite levels. It is also sensitive to water chemistry changes, such as pH, and water temperature changes. It prefers cooler waters, low 70s, and should be kept ith other species requiring the same temperature range. 
MArgarita snail

Approximate Purchase Size: Small: 1/2"; Medium: 1";

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Margarita Turbo Snail - Margarites pupillus

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