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Cepaea hortensis discovered by Tclenche (#1644)

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Sighting Info

Observed: September 4, 2013 @ 12:30 PM
Posted on: September 4, 2013 @ 12:58 PM (diff: 0 days)
Comments:
Cepaea hortensis is the most common land snail in my area and the largest at 15mm in all dimensions. it comes in 2 varieties, with 5 brown bands or with the 3 center bands merged into one large band. these have spread throughout Petley over he past 30 years.

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By sam on 12/20/2015 10:48:20 AM

great photo, tom. good description!!

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