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Testacella sp

Observed: 28th May 2013 By: ric66ric66’s reputation in Invertebrates
Testacella sp

Black slug found on coastal path at 8.00. It measures about 3cm extended and has a small translucent shell at te end of its body. Around eight of the same species were observed o 27/5 in the same area in abour 100m of path.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Great Black Slug (Arion ater agg.) interacts


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Testacella maugei

I'm not certian of my identification of this slug because of its colour (most Irsih species of Testacella are light-coloured) and the fact taht there are no previous NI records.