Red Triangle Slug (Triboniophorus graeffei)

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Red Triangle Slug (Triboniophorus graeffei)

This interesting creature is an air-breathing slug, the hole at the apex of the triangle, called the pneumostome, provides air to its single lung. It is Australia's largest native land slug.

File Name: 2012-04-20-162614   Date/Time: 2012-04-20 16:26:14
Location: Bulburin National Park, Queensland, Australia.
Camera Make: Canon   Camera Model: Canon PowerShot S100
Settings: 5.2mm lens, f/3.2, 1/15sec, ISO 80, No Flash