New form Lissachatina zanzibarica type 4 in collection

2020-02-25

Middle size form of the species Lissachatina zanzibarica. Characteristic for Lissachatina zanzibarica type 4 is shell almost without stripes and with bright red apex. Shell is also more obtuse. This species is viviparous as close species Lissachatina iredalei. Keeping and breeding of this form are without problems and snails of this species prefer cucumber in their diet. Babies are available HERE

New species Caracolus sagemon Gran Piedra, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba lowland form in collection

2020-02-10

Against the mountain form, this form has grown stripe between black stripes and also this form is generally bigger. Colour of the foot is very dark. Lip is white. This species is very attractive and not hard to keep. It is also partially arboreal snail so we can place it also in a higher tank with some branches for climbing. Babies are available HERE

New species Achatina schweinfurthi semifusca Congo in collection

2020-02-05

Achatina schweinfurthi semifusca is a very big form of Achatina schweinfurthi with light brown striping on the white background. Half of the last whorl is brown. Adult older snails are losing these brown markings and are usually totally white. This subspecies is more problematic after arriving in captivity. Especially old adult snails have lots of problems with captivity. This snail was probably not bred in captivity yet. Imported adults are available HERE

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2019-12-31

I wish you a Happy New Year full of many breeding successes. A lot of new things for this e-shop are on the way. I hope you will like them and you will come to visit also in the year 2020.

New form of the species Archachatina marginata marginata Cameroon (type 2) in collection

2019-12-06

Black or brown streaks on the white background are characterictic for this big form of Archachatina marginata. Columella and apex are both pure white. Type 2 has more dark pigment in the shell in comparison with type 1. Imported adults are available HERE

New species Archachatina sp. Calabar, Nigeria in collection

2019-12-02

I was not able to determine species of this snail from genus Archachatina. It is a small and elongated form which can resemble Archachatina porphyrostoma in appearance but last whorls are red and columella too. It looks like that this species would be great in captivity as this snail is eating all food offered. Also, I had no loses among snails imported from nature. Imported adults are available HERE

You can choose from new breeding boxes

2019-11-13

I added new plastic boxes to the e-shop. You can check them HERE

New form of Rumina decollata from France is for sale

2019-10-08

I have this form in my collection for some time and I have now babies available. In comparison with the form from Croatia this form seems to be more robust and darker in colour of the shell. You can check more photos HERE

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