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Cryptella canariensis

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Parmacelloidea
Genus  Cryptella
Phylum  Mollusca
Class  Gastropoda
Family  Parmacellidae
Scientific name  Cryptella canariensis
Rank  Species
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Cryptella canariensis is a species of air-breathing land semislug with a small shell, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Parmacellidae. This species is also known as Parmacella canariensis.

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Distribution

This species is endemic to the Canary Islands.

Description

The animal is greyish to yellowish brown, with black spots or streaks on the mantle and on the sides, mantle length 55% of body. The animal grows up to 40 mm long.

The shell has a smooth, thick and brown-yellow apex.

References

Cryptella canariensis Wikipedia


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