Little white bug things with antennas

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    Are these baby snails or some kind of pods? I have a bunch onmy glass and on the rocks.
     

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    They look like tiny snails to me but I could be wrong
     
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    looks like a collonista snail to me
     
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    what is a collonista snail?
     
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    well, i like them. They are in the same family as turbo snails, but they dont get much bigger than the ones you took pictures of, so they get in all the cracks and do a great job of cleaning up
     
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    where do they come from?
     
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    they probably came in on your live rock. I like them too. I think they actually breed in the tanks.
     
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    I would assume they hitched a ride on something
     
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    They definitely breed in our tanks, because i went from a few I would see every now and then to hundreds every night
     
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    Damn sam!
     
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