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Giant snail eats an earthworm


When conditions are just right, New Zealand’s rare Powelliphanta snail comes out to hunt.


When the air itself becomes saturated and the temperature is just right, rare giants start to emerge. Armed with 6 thousand teeth to shred its prey, New Zealand’s Powelliphanta Snail is a voracious predator with revolting table manners.

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