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Does anyone know what type of slug this is?

Scoobz
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Does anyone know what type of slug this is?

Slug.jpg

I found this slug a little while back. Not so great when it's eating your garden, but its markings are amazing!

Rio
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Re: Does anyone know what type of slug this is?

wow that's amazing, looks like a leopard !!!
heyzamy
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Re: Does anyone know what type of slug this is?

Yes, I believe this is known as the 'cheetlug' = cheetah X slug.
Kermit
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Re: Does anyone know what type of slug this is?

Looks like they are known as leopard slugs and are yet another introduced pest.

 

https://museumvictoria.com.au/discoverycentre/discovery-centre-news/2011-archive/leopard/

 

What was it eating?

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