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Common Garden Snail (Helix aspera)

Order: Pulmonata
Family: Helicidae
Genus: Helix
Species: aspera (AS-per-a) (Info)


No positives
1 neutral
No negatives


This bug has been reportedly found in the following regions:

Amesti, California
Mission Viejo, California
San Jose, California
Tustin, California
Ocala, Florida
Panama City Beach, Florida
Tampa, Florida
Crossville, Tennessee
Kalama, Washington

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Member Notes:

Neutral crimsontsavo On Aug 15, 2008, crimsontsavo from Crossville, TN
(Zone 7a) wrote:

These little buggers can be destructive, I suppose I just don't plant what the like to destroy, lol.
I've seen many more snails this year than I have ever seen in my whole life. Wonder why?

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