Powelliphanta sp. A snail shell of a large carnivorous land snail. It is a dark brown colour. The opening of the shell is damaged with cracks and chips.
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They eat earthworms which they slurp up like spaghetti. They also eat slugs and some insects. They are endangered species endemic to New Zealand. Habitat loss and predation hugely affect the populations. Little known about the lives of these snails.
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