Common Name: Spanish Stealth slug
Scientific Name: Arion Flagellus
Body Colour: Brown-Red
Size: It can grow up to 10cm in length
Habitat: First identified in the UK in 1945-1946 and is now widespread across the UK and is found in a great variety of habitats from upland acidic grassland, to lowland alder carr and now widely in gardens.
Extra Information: This species has pale mucus which may be tinged yellow or green, and its underside is always pale but often tinged green. The young have a distinctive orange-yellow colour but with broad, dark lateral bands.
Image courtesy Dr Roy Anderson