Nature School Game Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Giant African Snail

Achatina fulica

Description:

Snail in Maui Hawaii

Habitat:

Sidewalk

1 Species ID Suggestions

Giant African Snail
Achatina fulica


Sign in to suggest organism ID

2 Comments

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 6 years ago

I've moved this snail from the Arthropod category to the Other category for you. Snails and slugs are Mollusks. Arthropods have an exoskeleton and jointed limbs in at least one phase of their life. Think dragonfly, bee, crab, and ant.

ErikG.H.Meade
ErikG.H.Meade 6 years ago

Giant African Snail, an invasive species in Hawaii.

hernandez.jason
Spotted by
hernandez.jason

Hawaii, USA

Spotted on Mar 24, 2014
Submitted on Mar 24, 2014

Related Spottings

Giant African Snail Giant African Land Snail Giant African Land Snail Giant African Land Snail

Nearby Spottings

Northern Cardinal Zebra Dove Red-crested Cardinal Green Sea Turtle