Prophysaon obscurum (Cockerell, 1890) Mottled Taildropper

Styllomatophora, Arionidae, Gastropoda, Mollusca, Animalia

 

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Up to 50 mm long; typically olive colored; found along southern end of Olympic Mountains and east slope of Cascades; possibly a color variant of Prophysaon vanattae {Bill, what fraction of the total body length is the part of the tail that can be autotomized?}

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