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By Thomas E. Burke

Terrestrial mollusks, the second one biggest phylum within the animal nation, are extremely important to the earth’s ecology. With the book of Land Snails and Slugs of the Pacific Northwest, a definitive and complete advisor to snails and slugs of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, and western Montana is ultimately available. 

Primarily an id consultant, this richly illustrated quantity bargains entire info at the diversity of terrestrial mollusk shapes, sizes, and features. It provides an summary in their habitat requisites in addition to info of land snail and slug ecology, assortment and protection equipment, and biogeography. 

Land Snails and Slugs of the Pacific Northwest is an important reference for biologists, horticulturalists, gardeners, and naturalists, and somebody wishing to spot species within the field.

• identity keys and species debts for many of the 245 taxa of terrestrial slugs and snails within the region

• 280 full-color photos of a hundred and fifty five species and subspecies 

• diversity maps for many species

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