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Manus Island tree snail

Description: This endangered species of tree snail lives on Manus Island, off northern New Guinea. Its distinctive coloring makes this a favorite with shell collectors. As the coating on the shell wears off, a yellow layer is revealed underneath.
Collection: The Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Copyright: Creative Commons (CC By-SA 3.0);
Subjects: Snails -- Manus Island (Papua New Guinea)
Endangered species -- Manus Island (Papua New Guinea)

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