Brown-Banded Arion

Common Name: Brown-Banded Arion

Scientific Name: Arion circumscriptus

Body Colour: Dark grey or brown

Size: It can grow up to 5cm

Habitat: Found in cool and humid forests and are often found on fallen logs

Extra Information: The underside of this species is whitish and its mucus is colourless. The juveniles of this species have light grey sides.  This slug feeds on humus, decaying leaf mould, and live and decaying vegetation.


Image courtesy of R. Forsyth

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