Latest Gastropoda Stories
Snail shells coil in response to an lopsided protein gradient across their shell mantles.
A new minute freshwater snail species belonging to the genus Daphniola was found by a researcher from University of Athens (Canella Radea) in a spring covered by snow on Mt. Parnassos, central Greece.
A research study in which the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) is participating has found evidence that suggests that the key to locomotion in snails stems from the animalâ€™s complex muscle movements, and not from its mucus, as had been previously thought.
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