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Do snails have eyes?

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Answered 2009-12-23 15:57:46

Snails do have eyes, but not every snail has their eyes on the same part of their

bodies. For example a Land Snail has their eyes on the tip of their tentacles. A Land

Snail also move their tentacles up and down and from side to side. This helps them get

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