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Are Snails Hermaphrodites?... And Other Questions

Updated: Mar 4, 2022

In this series, we will be answering some of the most common questions asked about our animal team. This month, we are looking at snails!


Where are giant African land snails from?

Originally, East Africa! However, giant African land snail's are highly invasive and have been accidentally or deliberately introduced in every continent except Antarctica.

What is a giant African land snail's habitat in the wild?

Forest floors, farms, coastal regions, urban areas and wetland.