Originally Posted by ZergyMonster
It's only because I have live plants. Plants will always grow and decay for the new growth and apple snails love to eat the decaying matter. Sure, if algae is the only thing to eat I'm sure mine would eat it like a boss too. But since nerites don't eat plants they eat up the algae first before they look for another source of food.
mine didnt really eat algae
but that coulda been because he was picked on
now with what Spike has done to that snail and POSSIBLY what he had done to the surprise Pleco, i'm afraid to even get a netrie snail.