Australian Amber Snail

Succinea australis (Férussac, 1821)

The cases are right-hand wound, moderately high and usually only have a few turns. The last turn is greatly enlarged. The skin is thin, shiny and often translucent

How to identify Succinea australis?

What habitats does Succinea australis live in?

Mainly found on the banks of rivers and lakes and in marshes

What is the distribution of Succinea australis?

Southern Australia from SA to NSW including Tasmania

How big does Succinea australis grow?

Size ranges between 1-2cm

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