Story: Snails and slugs

Parts of a snail

Parts of a snail

This diagram shows the internal and external parts of a snail.

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Artwork by Bruce Mahalski

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Paddy Ryan, 'Snails and slugs - New Zealand land molluscs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/diagram/12851/parts-of-a-snail (accessed 27 November 2020)

Story by Paddy Ryan, published 24 Sep 2007