Helix aspersa

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Synonyms for Helix aspersa

serious garden pest having a brown shell with paler zigzag markings

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This was how Fernando Bascunan felt when he started breeding the Chilean brown garden snail Helix aspersa Muller in 1980 to ship to Europe for food.
The most widespread snail is the brown garden snail (Helix asperas); it was brought from Europe to be used as escargot in the mid-19th century.
Photo: Hoisting himself onto a favorite food, brown garden snail (Helix aspersa) is about to make short work of daffodil blossom