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Dusky Slug?

Observed: 12th April 2013 By: The Reremouse
Black Country and Staffordshire NaturalistsBrumBats - Birmingham and Black Country Bat GroupInvertebrate Challenge
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Christian Owen's picture

Slug

The tubercles on its back seem to be all wrong for A. subfuscus. It does have the look of A. owenii?

Regards Chris...

The Reremouse's picture

Yikes, I know nothing about

Yikes, I know nothing about slugs. Could be either, you are right, it does look like owenii...

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Brian Cambridgeshire's picture

I agree

I think Chris is right, A. owenii - tubercles are flatter in subfuscus and the footfringe more strongly striped.

martinjohnbishop's picture

Yes

Seems likely so added ID