Friday, January 25, 2013

TM2499 - a little piece of Ireland?

Well, perhaps not Ireland, but a slug I photographed on 4th Jan was identified by Mark Telfer, and now seconded by Brian Eversham, as Limacus maculatus - the Irish Yellow Slug which is no longer confined to Ireland. Brian has sent me some new drafts keys for slugs which he's keen to have people testing, so shout if you'd like a copy.

In the absence of any new additions, here's the slug again:







6 comments:

  1. Blimey, must look harder at slugs.

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  2. And a key to me too please......

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  3. Ditto for me please. Can't let Sarah get something I haven't got :-)

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  4. Andy, just seen this! Could I have a copy of that slug key too please? Cheers!!!

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