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Glowing shell! Testing out UV lighting on this Snail/Slug, no effects on the soft body parts, but the shell glows up.<br />
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Same Slug under regular lighting :<br />
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Same Slug under UV lighting :<br />
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Note the effects of UV on the leaf, it has turned red! Ibycus rachelae,Malaysia,Ninja Slug,Pahang,Slug,Ultra Violet Light Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Glowing shell!

Testing out UV lighting on this Snail/Slug, no effects on the soft body parts, but the shell glows up.

Same Slug under regular lighting :

Resting Same Slug with regular flash.<br />
<br />
Same Slug under UV lighting :<br />
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https://www.jungledragon.com/image/141086/glowing_shell.html Ibycus rachelae,Malaysia,Ninja Slug,Pahang,Slug


Note the effects of UV on the leaf, it has turned red!

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Ibycus rachelae, the Long-tailed slug, is a slug that was previously thought to be known from Sabah/Borneo but is not also documented in certain highlands of Peninsular Malaysia.

Similar species: Pulmonata
Species identified by Albert Kang
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By Albert Kang

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Uploaded Sep 18, 2022. Captured Sep 17, 2022 21:31.
  • TG-6
  • f/4.9
  • 1/50s
  • ISO1000
  • 18mm