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Lymnaea (Radix) auricularia swinhoei


Color: Dark brown/black Size: 1-3 cm (juvenile) Foods: Water-plant (leaves),algae, organic substances Living: freshwater lakes, ponds, and slow-moving rivers with mud bottoms Life: short life-cycle Reproductive rate: Fast Radix auricularia serves as a host to numerous parasites


Europe and Asia (mostly)


Found lots in my fish-pool, I identified this as Lymnaea because it's living on the lotus-leaves and also the environment is comfortable for this kind of living thing :D

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กรุงเทพมหานคร, Krung Thep, Thailand

Spotted on Mar 7, 2012
Submitted on Mar 8, 2012

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