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Banana slug - Wikipedia

Banana slug is a common name for three North American species of terrestrial slug in the genus Ariolimax. These slugs are often yellow in color and are sometimes ...

Biogeography of the Banana Slug (Ariolimax columbianus)

"A slender banana slug in search of water." Ariolimax columbianus, commonly known as the banana slug, is endemic to the Pacific Northwest region of North America due ...

Banana Slug :: Saint Louis Zoo

As you can probably guess, the banana slug is named for its bright yellow color and large size. It makes its home among the leaf litter of the cool, moist forests of ...

Naturally Connected: Discovery of the Banana Slug Habitat

Last weekend I participated in a four day intensive training on Inka mysticism in Saratoga, CA. The workshop was to prepare a group of us for a two week trip we will ...

Three Shocking Banana Slug Facts for Olympic National Park

Banana Slugs Drop From Trees. While not widespread or well-known, banana slugs are able to climb down from braces of trees by hanging off thin strands of their slime.

Banana Slugs | CuriOdyssey

Banana Slug –Adopt Me! — This animal is not on exhibit in the habitats. It is one of our Animal Ambassadors and is used in public and school programs. Latin Name ...

Creature Feature: The Banana Slug is Living Proof that a ...

Can a small, slimy, shell-less, forest-dwelling gastropod whose diet includes animal droppings and other dead stuff develop an enthusiastic fan following? You’re ...

Facts and Figures of the Banana Slug

Facts and Figures of the Banana Slug. The banana slug, native to the Northwest, can grow to a length of 8 inches (20 cm), with a few giants reaching 10 inches (25.4 ...

ADW: Ariolimax columbianus: INFORMATION - ADW: Home

Geographic Range. Banana slugs can be found along the Pacific Coast. Populations reach from as far north as Alaska to as far South as California.

Cool Facts – Slugs - Lakeside Nature Center

Cool FactsSlugs Have you ever gone out into your yard ... • The biggest slug in the United States is the Banana Slug; it can grow to be nearly a foot long!