Grove Snail Cepaea nemoralis (Linnaeus, 1758)Non-native    Synonyms: Brown-lipped Snail, Grovesnail.
Kingdom Animalia   >   Phylum Mollusca   >   Class Gastropoda   >   Order Stylommatophora   >   Family Helicidae   >   Genus Cepaea   

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This colorful snail has been widely introduced in North America from Europe. It is widespread in Maryland (J. Young, pers. comm.).

There are 5 records in the project database.

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A Grove Snail in Carroll Co., Maryland (9/28/2019). Photo by Emilio Concari. (MBP list)

Grove Snails in Carroll Co., Maryland (9/28/2019). Photo by Emilio Concari. (MBP list)

A Grove Snail in Frederick Co., Maryland (9/23/2014). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)

Grove Snail in Montgomery Co., Maryland (5/23/2020). No rights reserved. Photo by Jennifer Siegmann via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Grove Snail in Montgomery Co., Maryland (5/23/2020). No rights reserved. Photo by Jennifer Siegmann via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

Grove Snail in Montgomery Co., Maryland (5/23/2020). No rights reserved. Photo by Jennifer Siegmann via iNaturalist. (MBP list)

A Grove Snail in Frederick Co., Maryland (8/28/2014). Photo by Mark Etheridge. (MBP list)


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