Super Tongan Nassarius Snail (Nassarius distortus)

Care Level: Easy

Behavior: Peaceful

Reef Compatible: Yes
Max. Size: Up to 1"
Diet: Omnivore

Super Tongan Nassarius Snail (Nassarius distortus)


The Nassarius Snail unique beauty with unparalleled scavenging abilities. Its oval, spiral shell is ornate and elegant in its beauty.

  • Tube-like siphon protrudes to breathe while buried in the substrate foraging for food.
  • The Nassarius distortus is an ideal eater for detritus, waste and uneaten foods
  • Helps maintains adequate oxygen levels as they burrow and sift through the sand.
  • Nassarius Snail has an acute sense of smell and can quickly detect food when added to your aquarium.
  • Supplement their diet with frozen meaty foods, such as brine or mysis shrimp or pieces of fish or scallops.
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