Snails are pretty little molluscans with spiral shells as a part of their bodies. They are mainly found in aquatic or terrestrial habitats. The giant African land snail ( Lissachatina fulica ) is frequently observed in monsoon in India.
How to identify ?
A brown spiral shell with alternate light and dark stripes on the body. The conical shell is much bigger than the body. Looks something like the picture given here .
Picture Credits : Aarushi Chitkara ( St.Xavier’s College, Mumbai)
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