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Otala lactea
(milk snail)

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Otala lactea (milk snail)

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  • 22 November 2019
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  • Pest
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Otala lactea
  • Preferred Common Name
  • milk snail
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Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Otala lactea

Preferred Common Name

  • milk snail

International Common Names

  • English: snail, milky; spanish snail
  • Spanish: caracol español
  • French: escargot espagnol

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Schnecke, Milchige

EPPO code

  • OTALLA (Otala lactea)

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Distribution Table

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The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.

Last updated: 30 Jun 2021
Continent/Country/Region Distribution Last Reported Origin First Reported Invasive Reference Notes

Europe

NetherlandsPresent
SpainPresent

North America

BermudaPresent
United StatesPresent
-TexasPresent

References

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EPPO, 2014. PQR database. Paris, France: European and Mediterranean Plant Protection Organization. http://www.eppo.int/DATABASES/pqr/pqr.htm

Distribution References

CABI Data Mining, Undated. CAB Abstracts Data Mining.,

EPPO, 2021. EPPO Global database. In: EPPO Global database, Paris, France: EPPO. https://gd.eppo.int/

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