12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Spiral rhythm

A small snail crawling in the Cycas revoluta Thunb leaves. Leaves at the top of a spiral shape and snail shell spiral correspond to each other. It is a spiral form by a number of rhythm formed in a spiral shape in which the mobile snail shell.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Wuhan City, China
Camera: Canon EOS 70D
Copyright: © Minghui Yuan
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