Behnaz Memarbashi - grove snail

Name: Behnaz Memarbashi

Redes sociales: crayon.1987

Country: Iran

Title: grove snail
Specie: grove snail White‑lipped snail, Gastropods, Helicidae, Molluscs

Description: The grove snail or brown-lipped snail (Cepaea nemoralis) is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusc. It is one of the most common species of land snail in Europe, and has been introduce nemoralis is among the largest and, because of its polymorphism and bright colors, one of the best-known snails in Western Europe. The color of the shell of Cepaea nemoralis is very variable; it can be reddish, brownish, yellow or whitish, with or without one or more dark-brown color bands.This is a very common and widespread species in Western Europe, occupying a very wide range of habitats from dunes along the coastline, to woodlands with full canopy cover. It lives in shrubs and open woods, in plains and highlands, dunes, cultivated habitats, gardens and roadsides

Category: Nature illustration

Technique: color pencil
Size: 29.7 * 42
Year: 2021