Kōrero: Snails and slugs

Flax snail

Flax snail

This flax snail is on a branch on the Mokohinau Islands. Snail hatchlings spend an unknown period living in trees and shrubs, then move down on to the forest floor.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10050692
Photograph by Terry C. Greene

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Paddy Ryan, 'Snails and slugs - Flax snails, giant snails and veined slugs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/12858/flax-snail (accessed 31 May 2020)

He kōrero nā Paddy Ryan, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007