Girdled snail

Hygromia cinctella

Description:
Facts:

A small snail of around 8mm in diameter it is almost triangular in side profile. It is abundant in SW England and is found in other areas in the South of England and South Wales.

Introduced:

1950
Origin:
Mediterranean region
Location:
Southern England and South Wales
Status:
Increasing
Problems:
Comments:
None known at present