Did you know that snails and slugs use different gaits to move on different surfaces?

I often battle slugs and snails, because they eat the vegetables in my garden. However, recently I decided to take a closer look at them, especially the way they move. I have read that land snails have two basic gaits – adhesive crawling and loping. I decided to check that with my own eyes, which … Continue reading Did you know that snails and slugs use different gaits to move on different surfaces?