MSU SNAIL LAB

A Gallery of Land Snails and Slugs

The slug Arion ater collected in East Lansing, Michigan in the Fall of 1999. It measured between 7 and 8 inches when fully expanded. Photo by JWA

 

 


 

 

 

A pair of Allogona profunda mating in the laboratory.
photo by JWA

 

 

 

 

A juvenile Haplotrema concavum in the process of transporting an egg of Anguispira alternata. (the egg is approx. 3 mm in diameter) photo by JWA

 

 

 

 

 

Young Anguispira alternata photo by JWA

 

 

Young Rumina saharica , snail courtesy of Aydin Orstan, photo by JWA

Cepaea nemoralis Lapeer County, Michigan photo by JWA

 

Haplotrema vancouverense Pacific County, Washington snail courtesy of Bill Leonard, photo by JWA

Rhytida otagoensis South Island New Zealand, collected by M. Efford & J. Atkinson, photo by JWA

Rhytida stephenensis attacking a juvenile Helix aspersa, South Island, New Zealand, collected by M. Efford & J. Atkinson, photo by JWA

 

Wainuia edwardi, South Island, New Zealand, collected by M. Efford & J. Atkinson, photo by JWA

Schizoglossa novoseelandica, Te Awamutu, New Zealand (North Island) collected by G. Barker & J. Atkinson, photo by JWA

 

Mesomphix cupreus from "Big Rock Valley", Cass County, Michigan collected by JW Atkinson & KE Atkinson

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