The Red Racer Nerite Snail is a very beautiful freshwater nerite snail. It is one of the rarest snails in the aquarium world. That’s why it is very often available in local pet shops. Its scientific name is Vittina waigiensis.
Red racer is very easy to care for. Its primary source of food is Algae and biofilm inside your tank. Many Aquarists keep nerite snails as a tank cleaning crew but red racer is more than that his beautiful color and racing track-like pattern make them so beautiful and attractive.
Red Racer nerite snail can live in both marine and freshwater aquariums, the only difference is that they don’t reproduce in freshwater aquariums.Naturally, it originates and is native to the Philippines and Indonesia.