Latest Additions and Changes
latest additions and changes on the present site:
The page Striped Helix
(Helix lucorum) was revised and freshly translated. (25.09.2022).
The page Common Brown
Garden Snail (Cornu aspersum) was revised and freshly translated.
The page True Snails
(Helicidae) - Systematic Overview was revised, based on
and should now show the current state of Helicid systematics. (19.09.2022).
The pages on door snails (Claudiliidae) (Part I:
(Clausiliidae) and part II:
Native Door Snails
(Clausiliidae)) have been revised, some text and numerous pictures have
been added. (15.09.2022).
The page on snails' nutrition (Nutrition
of Snails I) has been completely revised and freshly translated. Also
the page has been divided into three parts:
Nutrition of Snails I
(Basics, Herbivores and Scavengers),
Nutrition of Snails II
(Carnivores) and Nutrition
of Snails III (Sea snails and slugs). (14.09.2022).
A new page on the welsh
ghost slug (Selenochlamys ysbryda) has been freshly translated
and published. (13.09.2022).
The page on the Rosy Wolf
Snail (Euglandina rosea) has been revised and freshly translated.
A new page on the
Dalmatian Predator Snail (Poiretia cornea) has been
published, along with a lot of new pictures. (10.09.2022).
The page on Shell
Reduction (Vitrinisiation) in Land Snails has been revised and freshly
translated. Several pictures have been added. (10.09.2022).
- The page on scalariform shells in snails has been revised, literature and
sources have been added. (23.08.2022).
- The page on snail kings (sinistral Roman snails) has been
completely revised. (22.08.2022).
- The page on octopuses
has been revised and provided with a new YouTube link:
Science: The Insane Biology of: The Octopus. (20.08.2020).
- The homepage received a new navigation field in the
upper left corner, providing different helpful resources, e.g. the newly
revised google search engine for this homepage.
- The page on the
leopard slug (Limax maximus) has been completely revised, freshly
translated and provided with new pictures by Martina Eleveld, especially on
the mating procedure of this species. (11.08.2022).
- A new playlist has been published on our YouTube Channel on the
mating procedure of the leopard slug. Videos by Martina Eleveld.