Neha Patil

Helix melanostoma

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Helicoidea
Genus  Helix
Phylum  Mollusca
Class  Gastropoda
Family  Helicidae
Scientific name  Helix melanostoma
Rank  Species
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Similar  Helix, Helix cincta, Zonites algirus, Helix figulina, Helix lutescens

Helix melanostoma is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Helicidae, the typical snails.



Colour of the shell greyish or almost white. The inner margin of the mouth brown or violet. Size about 38 × 36 to 28 × 33 mm.


  • Helix melanostoma occurs in Algeria, Tunisia and South France
  • References

    Helix melanostoma Wikipedia

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