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

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Recent observations

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Observer

gelo

Date

April 1, 2014 10:47 AM PET

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

d_kluza

Date

July 6, 2014

Place

Singapore (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

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What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

d_kluza

Date

July 8, 2014

Place

Singapore (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

colinmorita

Date

June 28, 2014 06:28 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

parobbert

Date

May 17, 2009

Photos / Sounds

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What

非洲大蝸牛 Achatina fulica

Observer

sunnetchan

Date

June 6, 2014 02:00 PM HKT

Description

A large one!

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

colinmorita

Date

May 24, 2014 06:15 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

leslie_flint

Date

May 24, 2014 06:55 AM HST

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Observer

techieoldfox

Date

May 9, 2014 08:08 AM SGT

Place

Singapore (Google, OSM)

Description

Giant African Snail, Achatina fulica

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Observer

martingrimm

Date

November 24, 2011 06:10 PM EAT

Description

Which one is the species with the black foot?

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

subhajit_roy

Date

October 12, 2013 03:44 PM IST

Place

Mankar (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Giant African Land Snail Achatina fulica

Observer

tabristabarsi

Date

February 23, 2014

Place

Padang (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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