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Jamaican Tree Snail

Orthalicus undatus

Description:

Many shades of brown shell, and wrinkly body. Stuck its eyes inwards when I spooked it accidentally.

Habitat:

Tree Trunk after rains

1 Species ID Suggestions

KimLomman
KimLomman 10 years ago
Jamaican Tree Snail
Orthalicus undatus Orthalicus undatus


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7 Comments

Lol Hemma me neither! It stuck everything in whiskers and all,
Also thanks YukoChartraw

Hema  Shah
Hema Shah 10 years ago

Awesome! I did not know that they can retract the eyes like this!! What an interesting spotting!

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 10 years ago

Beautiful series!

Thank You all ^_^

NauticalMuse
NauticalMuse 10 years ago

It's beautiful!

injica
injica 10 years ago

Interesting snail!

KimLomman
KimLomman 10 years ago

Not 100% on that. There are 550+ species of snail found in Jamaica.

Jamaica

Spotted on Oct 22, 2012
Submitted on Mar 4, 2013

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