Thursday, July 22, 2021

Snails

This bell mouth ram's horn snail is native to Maine - yay! - and we have them living in Lake Arrowhead. The shell is a flat spiral, as opposed to the ice cream swirl type of shell. It's an aquatic snail that breathes air and feeds on algae.



We also have a conically spiraled snail that breathes with gills, also living in our lake but it has been introduced. It looks like this:



 

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