Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Get HideMyAss! VPN, PC Mag's Top 10 VPNs of 2016 for 55% off for a Limited Time ×
Idle

Submission + - Snails Survive Digestion By Birds (physorg.com)

smitty777 writes: A recent article in the Journal of Biogeography describes some research showing that 15% of the snails devoured by birds on a Japanese island can survive the digestive process

This is thought to be the mechanism by which the snail populations can migrate from island to island, similar to the way plant sees are deposited.

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Snails Survive Digestion By Birds

Comments Filter:

"Never give in. Never give in. Never. Never. Never." -- Winston Churchill

Working...