Carnivorous snails imported to control accidentally introduced milk snails and flatworms took a heavy toll on the Bermuda land snails
, which are particularly vulnerable because for thousands of years before 1503, they had no natural predators.
norvegicus, and sympatric giant African land snails
, Achatina fulica.
Beltramino AA, Vogler RE, Gutierrez Gregoric DE and Rumi A (2015) Impact of climate change on the distribution of a giant land snail
from South America: predicting future trends for setting conservation priorities on native mala-cofauna.
A predatory land snail
invades central-western Argentina.
Monster Giant African land snail
can grow up to 30 centimetres
Activity and oxidative metabolism of the land snail
A scientific justification of the use of giant African land snail
(Archachatina marginata) haemolymph as oral rehydration in African treatment practice.
In Siena, a small medieval city in central Italy, where the main source of metal pollution is vehicular traffic, several studies have been conducted on the metal accumulation in soils, lichens, tree leaves, earthworms, and land snails
from urban parks and avenues (e.g., [16, 24-29]).
(2011) Pupa menkeana Pfeiffer, 1853, type species of the speciose land snail
genus Gulella Pfeiffer, 1856: correction of longstanding misidentification and designation of neotype (Mollusca: Eupulmonata: Streptaxidae).
T., Distribution, feeding behavior and control strategies of the exotic land snail
Achatina fulica (Gastropoda: Pulmonata) in the northeast of Brazil.
Evolutionary history of the land snail
Helix aspersa in the Western Mediterranean: preliminary results inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequences.
From the results of this study, Interruption of aestivation had a negative effect on the reproduction activity of the land snail