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Oxychilus species

Observed: 4th September 2011 By: lillashawlillashaw’s reputation in Invertebrateslillashaw’s reputation in Invertebrates
Oxychilus spp

Small, dark, shiny snail with a dark blue/black body. Found under pots in an urban garden. Possibly Oxychilus - would like to confirm the species

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They can be tricky to tell

They can be tricky to tell apart. Two things that help are 1) width of shell as shown 2) does it emit a garlic smell if poked!