Pest Photo

Bill Frank, Jacksonville Shell Club

Brown garden snail

Cornu aspersum

Brown garden snail (Cornu aspersum) is a mollusk pest. It was first detected in New Mexico in 1989.

Juvenile and adult snails feed on a wide variety of plants and small plants may be totally consumed. Feeding snails leave ragged holes and slime trails on plants. .

For more information about this plant pest, see the CABI data sheet.
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