Every Friday Nicola chats to Jesse Mulligan from Radio New Zealand about the not-so-cuddly critters that need our attention.
16 February 2018
Paua slugs, or Schizoglossa, are a bit of everything.
These carnivorous slugs are found only in the North Island of NZ and have a distinctive paua shaped shell on their back.
They are officially a 'semi-slug', and like a paua are a gastropod but the resemblance of the shell is a coincidence
Paua slug on Critter of the Week