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  • Catalan
    • Caragol gegant africà
  • Scientific Names
    • Achatina fulica
    • Lissachatina fulica
  • English
    • Giant African Land Snail
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 非洲大蝸牛
  • Indonesian
    • Bekicot

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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onildo_marini

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January 3, 2010 09:17 PM BRST

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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erikamitchell

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January 11, 2016 07:30 AM EST

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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erikamitchell

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January 11, 2016 06:56 AM EST

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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erikamitchell

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January 8, 2016 11:54 AM EST

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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erikamitchell

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January 9, 2016 08:45 AM EST

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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erikamitchell

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January 8, 2016 07:51 AM EST

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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erikamitchell

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January 8, 2016 07:11 AM EST

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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erikamitchell

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January 3, 2016 07:45 AM EST

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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jakob

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December 3, 2015 05:27 PM CET

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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jakob

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November 27, 2015 12:40 AM CET

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Hienghène (Google, OSM)

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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floydreed

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October 17, 2015 08:51 AM HST

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Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

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joelemerson

Date

December 9, 2012

Place

seychelles (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

Achatina fulica is a species of land snail in the family Achatinidae known commonly as the giant African snail or giant African land snail. It thrives in many types of habitat in areas with mild climates, it feeds voraciously and vectors plant pathogens, causing severe damage to agricultural crops and native plants, it competes with native snail taxa, it is a nuisance pest of urban areas, and it spreads human disease. It is listed as one...

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