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Tiny land snail (2nd of 3)

Tiny land snail

Phrixgnathus sciadium is a tiny native land snail, about 5 millimetres wide, from Dargaville, Northland.

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New Zealand Mollusca
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Paddy Ryan, 'Snails and slugs - New Zealand land molluscs', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 April 2024)

Story by Paddy Ryan, published 24 Sep 2007