The Top 3 of Soil Animals in Dutch Gardens (2019) (image) Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW) Share Print E-Mail Caption In the Soil Animal Top 3 for 2019, woodlice are once again the number one. But not for all garden types. Spiders (plus relatives) and earthworms are now in joint second place, while snails are in third. Credit Netherlands Institute of Ecology (NIOO-KNAW) Usage Restrictions Only to be used in combination with the subject of this news article. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.