family Helicidae


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Noun1.family Helicidae - land snails including the common edible snail and some pestsfamily Helicidae - land snails including the common edible snail and some pests
mollusk family - a family of mollusks
genus Helix, Helix - type genus of the family Helicidae
order Pulmonata, Pulmonata - large order of gastropods usually breathing by means of a lung-like sac comprising most land snails and slugs and many freshwater snails
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Morphological and ethological aspects of mating in two species of the family Helicidae (Gastropoda, Pulmonata) Theba pisana (Muller) and Helix aperta (Born).
Two species, Helix aspersa and Cepaea nemoralis, are members of the family Helicidae and the third, Polydontes acutangula, is in the family Camaenidae.

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