Giant land snail shells showing different types of predation - Photograph taken by Merv Griffiths
- [ca 19 May 1986]
Giant land snail shells showing different types of predation. The shell on the left has been pecked by a kea or a kaka. A rat has gnawed the top of the shell in the centre. A wild pig has ripped open the shell on the right. Photograph taken circa 19 May 1986 by Evening Post staff photographer Merv Griffiths.
Publication note - Published in the Evening Post, 19 May 1986
Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s) (Individual image on negative strip).
Physical Description: Cellulose triacetate negative, 35mm
Finding Aids: Print in Turnbull Library Pictures Evening Post illustrations file at cabinet 17, drawer 4, at Zoology-Snails.
- Access restrictions
- Partly restricted - Digital content available only in Katherine Mansfield Reading Room
- Part of
- Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers / Giant land snail shells showing different types of predation - Photographs taken by Merv Griffiths
- 1 b&w original negative(s) (Individual image on negative strip), Negatives, Cellulose triacetate negative, 35mm, Orientation: Horizontal image
Click to request to view this item, access digital version (if available), and see more information.
Purchasing this Item
This item is available as a high resolution download. A request to buy an image can take up to 10 working days to approve. It will depend on copyright and how the image is going to be used.
If this item has multiple pages, or is several items attached to a single record, you can use this form to order your copy.
Using this Item
You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission, please ask us for advice. If reproducing this item, please maintain the integrity of the image (i.e. don't crop, recolour or overprint it), and ensure the following credit accompanies it:Giant land snail shells showing different types of predation - Photograph taken by Merv Griffiths. Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers. Ref: EP/1986/2292/10-F. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/22371144