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Land flatworm

Observed: 29th September 2012 By: BlackbirdBlackbird’s reputation in Invertebrates
Land flatworm
Description:

Found under a stone in the garden. Small size (1 cm when stretched)

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Terrestrial Flatworm

Looks like one of our native species. I find these fairly regularly under damp refuge in contact with bare soil, not as common as M. terrestris. Our natives will all have two eyes. The rest (except Dolichoplana striata, two eyes) will have multiple eyes.