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Monday, 25 July 2016

Spot the Frippet: something limicolous.

Here's a word to make you feel glamorous: limicolous.

Even if you're a slug then it will make you feel more glamorous:

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(photo of a slug by Colae. Do note the slug's smart mantle).

Are you limicolous, yourself? 

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(the epitome of elegance: photo of a sanderling by Ian Kirk)

I am, a lot of the time. 

Well, I'm English, aren't I?

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(photo by Anna Tesar)

Spot the Frippet: something limicolous. Something limicolous is something that lives in mud or muddy regions. It comes from the Latin words līmus, mud, and colere, to inhabit.



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