Snail, Land

Rhytida greenwoodi stephensensis. A small snail. It is light brown in colour. There is no pattern on the shell but the shell has a slight bumpy texture. The shell is covered in dark dirt. There is cotton wool stuffed inside the shell.
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This is a small species of land snails. They are carnivorous. This species has been discovered to bite the head of other snails and then carry them away on the back of their foot. The tail secretes a liquid that dissolves the snail flesh and calcium. They are re found in damp leaf litter and rock piles in unmodified forest. This makes them susceptible to habitat modification and predation.
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