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Ariunculus speziae, Lago di Antrona, Italy

Observed: 3rd September 2013 By: martinjohnbishopInvertebrates expert

A slug of the family Arionidae found in the Alpi Graie and Pennine. This specimen is about 17mm long and is a juvenile; adults are twice this size. The mucus is bright orange. The fungus is a member of the Tricholomataceae, possibly Lepista.

    Likely ID
    Ariunculus speziae
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

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