Photographed December 17, 2010
Potentially new Banana Slug (Ariolimax sp) from Northern California
Photographed March 18, 2011
Gravid female basking by the side of Bloody Basin Road.
Observed in a sizeable backwater pool (sidechannel during active flow).
Grasslands along Bloody Basin Road, Agua Fria National Monument
Plopped down on me from a hidey-hole while I was searching for pulmonates within a talus slope.
This basal insect order arose in the Devonian and are essentially unchanged. Remarkable little beasts.