EPPO Global Database

Achatina fulica(ACHAFU)

Overview
Last modification: 2002-09-08

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ACHAFU
  • Preferred name: Achatina fulica
  • Authority: Bowdich

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Lissachatina fulica (Bowdich)

Common names
Name Language
African giant snail English
giant African snail English
kalutara snail English
afrikanische Riesenschnecke German
große Achatschnecke German
achatine de Madagascar French
achatine foulque French
achatine mauritanienne French
escargot géant africain French
acatina africana Spanish
babosa gigante africana Spanish
caracol gigante africano Spanish
gran caracol africano Spanish
acatina africana Italian
acatina dell' Isola Maurizio Italian
Afrikaanse reuzenslak Dutch
agaatslak Dutch
grote Afrikaanse slak Dutch
caramujo-gigante Portuguese
vanlig afrikansk jättelandsnäcka Swedish
гигантская африканская улитка Russian