Pallifera costaricensis (Morch, 1857)
Costa Rica mantleslug
This species can attain a length of 45 mm. It is pale tan to brown in color, with dark colored markings on the sides. Towards the head of the animal, there is a band (running the width of the body) that is jet-black and thick. The sole is undivided, but the edge is dark gray. The tentacles also are dark gray. It should be noted that this species has an extensive mantle that covers the entire back (excluding the head) of the animal.
South and Central America
This species has been intercepted in cut flowers.