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Hemphillia camelus Pilsbry & Vanatta, 1897
Pale Jumping-Slug
Family: Arionidae
Species account author: Robert Forsyth.

Photo of species

© Bryan Kelly-McArthur  Email the photographer   (Photo ID #64186)

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Distribution of Hemphillia camelus in British Columbia
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Species Information

A medium-sized slug; pale yellowish brown or ashy grey, speckled with black or grey-brown; dorsum of animal with a prominent hump that bears the partially exposed shell; end of the tail without a fleshy ?horn?.




NW North America

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
NativeS3BlueNot Listed
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General References

Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2024-07-14 12:58:32 AM]
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