Silky Snail - Ashfordia granulata
One of two snails in VC55 that are hairy as adults (several species have hairs as juveniles). It is around 8mm and more rounded and conical than Trochulus hispidus with a noticeable spire. It has a small umbilicus is rich brown colour.
The other hairy snail is Trochulus hispidus which is much flatter, lacking any noticable spire. It also has a larger umbilicus.
Damp, shady places.
Realtively common and widespread.
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