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Allopeas gracile

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Achatinoidea
Subfamily  Subulininae
Scientific name  Allopeas gracile
Rank  Species
Class  Gastropoda
Family  Subulinidae
Genus  Allopeas
Phylum  Mollusca
Similar  Allopeas, Subulinidae, Allopeas clavulinum, Subulina octona, Subulina

Allopeas gracile hutton 1834 graceful awlsnail


Allopeas gracile, common name the graceful awlsnail, is a species of small, tropical, air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Subulinidae.

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Allopeas gracile hutton 1834 graceful awlsnail


Distribution

Allopeas gracile occurs throughout the (sub)tropics worldwide.

  • Hawaii & islands of Polynesia (naturalized)
  • West Indies
  • southern Mexico
  • Central and South America
  • Dominica - introduced. First reported in 2009.
  • Tanzania
  • It is also found living in greenhouses in other areas, as a "hothouse exotic".

    References

    Allopeas gracile Wikipedia


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