WoRMS taxon details

Achatina fulica (Férussac, 1821)

881463  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:881463)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Achatina fulica (Férussac, 1821). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=881463 on 2018-12-16
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original description  (ofHelix (Cochlitoma) fulica Férussac, 1821) Férussac, A.E.J.P.F. d’Audebard de (1821-1822). Tableaux systématiques des animaux mollusques classés en familles naturelles, dans lesquels on a établi la concordance de tous les systèmes; suivis d'un Prodrome général pour tous les mollusques ou fluviatiles, vivantes ou fossiles, Livraison 9: 1-24 (Quarto edition) [Folio edition: 1-32] (6-IV-1821); livr. 10: 25-48 (Quarto) [Folio: 33-56] (26-V-1821); livr. 11: 49-72 (Quarto) [Folio: 57-76] (13-VII-1821); livr. 12: 73-88 (Quarto) [Folio: 77-92] (21-IX-1821); livr. 13: 89-110 (Quarto) [Folio: 93-114] (10-XI-1821); livr. 14: i-xxiv (Quarto) (16-II-1822); livr. 15: xxv-xlvii[i] (Quarto) (13-IV-1822); livr. 16: 1-27 (Quarto) (13-VII-1822). – Paris / London (Arthus Bertrand / G.B. Sowerby). Note: the “Tableaux systématiques des animaux mollusques” is published in livraisons 14-15, the “Tableau systématique de la famille des Limaçons” is published in livrs. 10-13, the “Tableau systématique de la famille des Auricules” is published in livr. 13, available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41533#page/9/mode/1up
page(s): 49 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Connolly, M. (1939). A monographic survey of South African non-marine Mollusca. <em>Annals of the South African Museum 33: 1–660.</em>
page(s): 325 [details]   

additional source Fischer-Piette, E., C. P. Blanc, F. Blanc, & F. Salvat (1994). Gastéropodes terrestres pulmonés. Faune de Madagascar, 83: 1-552.
page(s): 43 [details]   

additional source Emberton, K.C.; Slapcinsky, J.; Campbell, C.A.; Rakotondrazafy, J.A.; Andriamiarison, T.N; Emberton, J.D. (2010). Terrestrial mollusks of Andriantantely Massif, Eastern Madagascar, with descriptions of 36 new species (Gastropoda: Caenogastropoda; Pulmonata). <em>Archiv für Molluskenkunde.</em> 139(1): 71–141., available online at https://doi.org/10.1127/arch.moll/1869-0963/139/071–141
page(s): 91 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Griffiths, O.L. & Florens, V.F.B. (2006). A field guide to the non-marine molluscs of the Mascarene Islands (Mauritius, Rodrigues and Réunion) and the northern dependencies of Mauritius. Bioculture Press: Mauritius. Pp. i–xv, 1–185.
page(s): 92 [details]   

additional source Bruggen, A.C. van. (1987). Achatina fulica in Morocco, North Africa. <em>Basteria 51: 66.</em>  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

 

LanguageName 
English giant East African land snailgiant African snailgiant African land snail  [details]
German Große AchatschneckeGemeine RiesenschneckeAfrikanische Riesenschnecke  [details]