Succinea putris

Posted by Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 7 August 2012 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Succinea putris (NL: Barnsteenslak / EN: Succinea putris / DE: Gemeine Bernsteinschnecke / FR: Ambrette commune) is a species of small, air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusc in the family Succineidae, the amber snails. This species lives in very damp places such as on vegetation on river banks and marshes.

Image: Schilde (BE) – 26/06/2012

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Bruce from Tacoma, United States

Great close up. Nice biology lesson

7 Aug 2012 10:25am

Canon EOS 400D
1/200 second
F/8.0
ISO 200
150 mm

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