Category Archives: Mollusk

Pacific Sideband

Pacific sideband snails (Monadenia fidelis) are endemic to the Pacific Coast of North America from Alaska to California. They reside in cool, moist, shaded forests feeding on fungi and plant material. Pacific sidebands climb trees and can be found up … Continue reading

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The Slug Who Came to Dinner

Recently while tent camping at Mill Creek Campground in Del Norte Redwoods State Park CA a banana slug (Ariolimax columbianus) was crawling around the picnic table as we ate. I noticed that the slug seemed to be eating a bit … Continue reading

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Banana Slug

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The second largest land slug in the world, the banana slug (Ariolimax columbianus) lives in┬ádense, damp forests on the western side of the Cascades and Sierra Nevada from Alaska to central California. Although preferring a forest habitat, banana slugs can … Continue reading

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