LARGE Apple Snail Shell

Apple Snail egg clusters were the photograph posted yesterday for Macro Monday over on

Today’s photo is the LARGE shell of a Florida Apple Snail (kindly being held in the palm of dh’s hand and yes, he needs a manicure). The flat guitar pick looking thing is its protective “door” (my technical term). They were found lying on a path at the lake most likely a result of being the meal of a limpkin or white ibis that frequent this area.

  • © PC PHOTO 2011 
  • All rights reserved
  • Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this photograph without permission is strictly prohibited 
  • Links may be used with appropriate direction to the original content with full & clear credit given to PC PHOTO, Do You See What I See