E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Wildlife of British Columbia

Cornu aspersum (Müller, 1774)
Brown Gardensnail
Family: Helicidae
Species account author: Robert Forsyth.
Photo of species

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Distribution of Cornu aspersum in British Columbia
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Species Information

Shell large, heliciform, yellowish, with darker spiral brown bands that are interrupted by irregular light streaks; umbilicus normally closed (in adults).

Habitat


Gardens; disturbed sites

Distribution


S Europe

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
COSEWIC
UnlistedUnlistedUnlistedUnlisted
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General References


Recommended citation: Author, Date. Page title. In Klinkenberg, Brian. (Editor) 2021. E-Fauna BC: Electronic Atlas of the Fauna of British Columbia [efauna.bc.ca]. Lab for Advanced Spatial Analysis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver. [Accessed: 2022-01-26 6:15:03 AM]
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