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Dusky Slug (Arion subfuscus)

Observed: 12th January 2013 By: ThistleThistle’s reputation in InvertebratesThistle’s reputation in InvertebratesThistle’s reputation in InvertebratesThistle’s reputation in Invertebrates
Dusky Slug (Arion subfuscus)
Dusky Slug (Arion subfuscus)
Description:

Found under paving stone. Can anyone confirm the ID, please?
Edit: additional photo added.
Edit: title changed to match Cambridgeshire's ID; many thanks.

Identifications
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Jonathan's picture

you might want to correct the

you might want to correct the spelling of the scientific name. Always use 'Get recommended'! ;-)

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)

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Limax or Lehmannia

All the other sources I've seen refer to Limax marginata but "get recommended" gives Lehmannia marginata: which is correct?

I've changed the title from L. marginatus. That's not affected by "get recommended" so I'm a little confused by what you're getting at.

Sorry to be so slow!

Ian

Jonathan's picture

Please ignore what I said.

Please ignore what I said. You now have the benefit of an ID from Brian who is an expert on slugs, I believe.

Jonathan
University of Edinburgh and Biodiversity Observatory (OU)