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

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

angel

Date

September 10, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

malinpinsky

Date

March 24, 2015

Description

On a 10cm tree trunk

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

erikamitchell

Date

March 15, 2015 06:43 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

simon1978

Date

February 9, 2015 08:37 AM SAST

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What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

jmaughn

Date

January 10, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

Observer

simbamangu

Date

December 21, 2014 09:12 AM EAT

Photos / Sounds

What

非洲大蝸牛 Achatina fulica

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

April 2, 2013 09:30 AM HKT

Description

非洲大蝸牛 (Achatina fulica)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

tommyswift

Date

August 25, 2013 08:32 PM HKT

Photos / Sounds

Observer

sandrom

Date

November 15, 2014 10:21 AM BRST

Description

With eggs

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

crayonponyfish

Date

March 21, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

crayonponyfish

Date

March 17, 2014

Place

Hana, Maui (Google, OSM)

Description

Invasive

Photos / Sounds

What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

rinahart169

Date

October 16, 2014 07:17 PM GST
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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...

No range data available.