Mystery Snails


Mystery snails are the largest freshwater aquarium snail commonly available. The golden variety is prized for it's bright sunflower colored shell. Keep them in any aquarium where the water is not acid or too alkaline. Feed them whatever you feed your fish or choose an algae based food and they will live for a number of years.

Mystery Snail Varieties


The original mystery was brown and known as an apple snail. This colour and the golden mystery snail are the most common seen amongst the
variations of pomacea brigesii. Black mystery snails and are also known. All will breed with one another as they are the same species. Tortoise shell colored shells can sometimes be the result of such pairings.

Why People Choose Mystery Snails


Mystery snails are omnivores which will eat all kinds of left over fish food. This makes them handy cleaners. They are also an interesting specimen to view and breed. In the golden mystery snails there are small orange dots all over the body in addition to the bright yellow shell.

Live Mystery Snails For Sale


Expect to pay less when you buy mystery snails online or from local fish meetings. In a pet store they can sell for anything up to five dollars. When shopping elsewhere the mystery snails for sale typically sell for around the one dollar mark. Groups of five are a good number to buy for a small to medium aquarium.

Live mystery snails available from eBay auctions are displayed below.

5 Blue Mystery Snails Gorgeous Tank Cleaners Algae Eaters 5 Blue Mystery Snails Gorgeous Tank Cleaners Algae Eaters
$9.99
5 Jade BB + Size Mystery Snails Great For Beginners 5 Jade BB + Size Mystery Snails Great For Beginners
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3 Mystery snails assorted colors (Pomacea diffusa) freshwater algae scavengers 3 Mystery snails assorted colors (Pomacea diffusa) freshwater algae scavengers
$6.00
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6 pack Blue Mystery Snails beginner Military Discount 6 pack Blue Mystery Snails beginner Military Discount
$9.99
6 pack Gold Mystery Snails beginner Military Discount 6 pack Gold Mystery Snails beginner Military Discount
$9.99
5 Blue Mystery Snails Gorgeous Tank Cleaners Algae Eaters 5 Blue Mystery Snails Gorgeous Tank Cleaners Algae Eaters
$4.75
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$1.75
Magenta (purple) Mystery snails~ freshwater snail,   Military Discount Magenta (purple) Mystery snails~ freshwater snail, Military Discount
$1.75
6 pack Jade Mystery Snails beginner Military Discount! 6 pack Jade Mystery Snails beginner Military Discount!
$9.99
6 pack Ivory Mystery Snails beginner Military Discount 6 pack Ivory Mystery Snails beginner Military Discount
$9.99
6 pack Black Mystery Snails beginner Military Discount 6 pack Black Mystery Snails beginner Military Discount
$9.99
SNAILS for aquatics......GORGEOUS MYSTERY SNAILS......YELLOW SNAILS for aquatics......GORGEOUS MYSTERY SNAILS......YELLOW
$36.00
Gold Mystery Snail easy keeper freshwater Military Discount Gold Mystery Snail easy keeper freshwater Military Discount
$1.75
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$9.99
3 Ivory Mystery Snails,  Live Arrival Guarantee,  FREE SHIPPING! Apple 3 Ivory Mystery Snails, Live Arrival Guarantee, FREE SHIPPING! Apple
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$13.00
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$8.00
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