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Slugs are hermaphrodite and they impregnate each other through this method and then retract their penises, laying eggs a couple of weeks later. Slugs are very small in Vermont.
Snails and slugs feed on the leaves of many plants, especially seedlings and, later in the season, on ripening fruits and vegetables. A variety of techniques are often necessary to reduce snail and slug populations.Snails and slugs prefer cool, moist, shaded sites. Both snails and slugs secrete mucus to facilitate movement, leaving behind a slimy trail.A snail that either does not possess a shell or has one that is very reduced (no definite coiling) or internal.
Beauty can be seen in a slug. Thanks for the very nice website link.