garden snail

Definitions of garden snail

n any of several inedible snails of the genus Helix; often destructive pests

Helix aspersa, brown snail
serious garden pest having a brown shell with paler zigzag markings; nearly cosmopolitan in distribution
Helix hortensis
a kind of garden snail
Type of:
freshwater or marine or terrestrial gastropod mollusk usually having an external enclosing spiral shell

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