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Recent observations

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

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sindic

Date

July 27, 2015 01:13 PM CEST

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

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dhobern

Date

July 25, 2015 05:30 PM CEST

Description

<i>Helix pomatia</i> Linnaeus, 1758, Søborg, Denmark, 25 July 2015

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

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speedy

Date

July 25, 2015

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

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speedy

Date

July 22, 2015

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

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sindic

Date

July 19, 2015 07:13 AM CEST

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

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paulcools

Date

June 19, 2014 08:49 AM BST

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

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jakob

Date

June 23, 2015

Place

Güttingen (Google, OSM)

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

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speedy

Date

June 21, 2015

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

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markus

Date

June 20, 2015 04:31 PM SAST

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

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speedy

Date

June 20, 2015

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

Observer

sindic

Date

June 19, 2015 10:58 AM CEST

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Roman Snail Helix pomatia

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cps

Date

May 15, 2015
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Description from Wikipedia

Helix pomatia, common names the Burgundy snail, Roman snail, edible snail or escargot, is a species of large, edible, air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Helicidae. It is a European species. It is called by the French name escargot when used in cooking. Although this species is highly prized as a food it is difficult to cultivate and rarely farmed commercially.

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Conservation Summary

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