Rosy Wolf Snail EntertainmentPosted: November 16, 2017
During my daily plant watering, this Rosy Wolf Snail, Euglanding rosea, crawled out onto the sidewalk.
The Snail was on a mission and ignored me. Ants were crawling right by it, but that was not what the Rosy Wolf was hunting. This rather large snail eats smaller ones and was looking for slime trails.
I love to watch these creatures crawl around, as I usually only find them curled up in their shells. I put a Coleus leaf beside the snail and the leaf caught its attention. The snail crawled over to check it out and left a silvery slime trail behind on the leaf. After being thoroughly entertained by the Rosy Wolf, I moved it to a garden bed to keep it safe and hopefully it will eat some of those pesky plant eating snails.