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Brown Lipped Snail

Cepaea Nemoralis


The grove snail or brown-lipped snail (Cepaea nemoralis) is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusc. It is one of the most common species of land snail in Europe and has been introduced to North America.


Found these guys in the dunes in Tramore

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Ava T-B
Ava T-B 2 years ago

Nice series.

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 2 years ago

I've moved this snail from the Arthropod category to the Other category for you. Snails and Slugs are Mollusks. Arthropods have an exoskelaton and jointed limbs in at least one phase of their life. Think dragonfly, bee, crab, and ant.

Christiane 4 years ago

Great shots..

ceherzog 4 years ago

Very nice series!


Lat: 52.16, Long: -7.13

Spotted on Jul 8, 2011
Submitted on Jul 9, 2011

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