Created 29-Dec-14
Modified 29-Dec-14
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Cornu aspersum

Brown Garden Snail

New Zealand Status: Introduced
Conservation Status: Pest Species

Cornu aspersum, also known as Cantareus aspersus, (formerly Helix aspersa) was introduced into New Zealand during the 1860s and is now the most abundant and widespread terrestrial snail species.
Cornu aspersum, Cantareus aspersus, Brown Garden Snail EggsBrown Garden Snail UndersideBrown Garden Snail Acrobatics