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Giant African snail

Achatina fulica


Hatched/hatching eggs of the Giant African snail (see spotting of the snail here:


This spotting: large semi-urban yard/garden next to a disturbed patch of remnant forest.


An invasive species all too common in my garden. One of the top 100 invasive species in the world (

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CandiceB 8 years ago

Wow I never knew! Thanks

Scott Frazier
Scott Frazier 8 years ago

Yes. See the reference listed on the right side :-)

CandiceB 8 years ago

Snails lay eggs?

Atul 8 years ago

one of the most invasive species as of now in our part of India.Farmers are really facing a big problem controlling the numbers of this organism
check out this one

Scott Frazier
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Scott Frazier


Spotted on Sep 16, 2011
Submitted on Sep 16, 2011

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