Taxon profile


White Garden Snail
Theba pisana (O. F. Müller, 1774)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Pulmonata - pulmonates »  family Helicidae - typical snails »  genus Theba

Scientific synonyms

Helix pisana Müller, 1774
Helicella pisana (O. F. Müller, 1774)
Euparypha pisana (O. F. Müller, 1774)

Other names

= White Gardensnail


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Theba pisana arietina (Rossmassler, 1846)

Theba pisana arietina - 0000000001 1

subspecies Theba pisana pisana (O.F. Müller, 1774)

Theba pisana pisana - 0000000001 1

Links and literature

EN Pest Information Wiki [Theba_pisana]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Theba pisana (O.F. Müller 1774)]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [425935]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Theba pisana (O.F. Muller, 1774)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Australian Faunal Directory [fea9a071-63a4-4bc4-9ab4-b43adeff8315]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Theba pisana (Müller, 1774)]
Data retrieved on: 25 July 2015
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Theba pisana Müller, 1774]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Theba pisana (O. F. MÜLLER, 1774)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013

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