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Limacus flavus

Yellow Cellar Slug

Large Yellow slug up to 10cm in length, yellow ochre or olive background with paler yellow spots. Native to Europe, now widely distrubuted. Can be found in damp places with decaying vegetation, and has been known to enter dwellings. 

 

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Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Evatt, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by TimL Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Umbagong District Park - 10 Feb 2021 by tpreston Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Holt, ACT - 27 Jan 2021 by tpreston Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Flynn, ACT - 28 Dec 2020 by Christine Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Isaacs, ACT - 12 Dec 2019 by galah681 Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Conder, ACT - 9 Jul 2019 by michaelb
Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Evatt, ACT - 26 Mar 2021 by TimL
Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Umbagong District Park - 10 Feb 2021 by tpreston
Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Holt, ACT - 27 Jan 2021 by tpreston
Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Flynn, ACT - 28 Dec 2020 by Christine
Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Isaacs, ACT - 12 Dec 2019 by galah681
Limacus flavus (Yellow Cellar Slug) at Conder, ACT - 9 Jul 2019 by michaelb

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Species information

  • Limacus flavus Scientific name
  • Yellow Cellar Slug Common name
  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Minor Weed or Pest
  • 614m to 625m Recorded at altitude
  • External link More information
  • Synonyms

    Limax flavus

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