In vegetation outside of passenger terminal
on a palm, four feet up.
Tagging critters while at HK Disneyland. Spotted this fellow on a Chinese Banyan tree in a shady grove. About five feet off the ground. It's a invasive species here.
Location: Makunda Christian Hospital, Bazaricherra, Karimganj District, Assam
Date: 17th September 2012
Equipment: Nikon D300s with Nikkor AF 28-105mm lens
On the wall of a public toilet at one of the beaches.
Fecund introduced agricultural pest and health risk (carries meningitis-causing nematode).
Apparently introduced to Bioko Island, as cited in this APHIS report. Widespread, and common to see being sold for human consumption.
Apparently introduced to Bioko
Hugely destructive and problematic, the invasive African land snail has devoured most of the native species of Hawaiian land snails.
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...