Black Snail

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Black Snail

Post by MWP admin » Fri Oct 13, 2006 11:15 pm

Anyone knows what is thisspecies. Cute black snail with brownish shell (on the WC!)
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Post by IL-PINE » Fri Oct 13, 2006 11:24 pm

Looks like Cantareus apertus, a common species around our islands.

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Post by MWP admin » Fri Oct 13, 2006 11:32 pm

Its common ?!
The response was not as slow as a snail - forum record of fastest ID reply!

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