Helix aspersa

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Noun1.Helix aspersa - serious garden pest having a brown shell with paler zigzag markings; nearly cosmopolitan in distribution
genus Helix, Helix - type genus of the family Helicidae
garden snail - any of several inedible snails of the genus Helix; often destructive pests
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Similar distributions of GABAli neurons were observed in other panpulmonates, including the land snails Helix pomatia (Hernadi, 1994) and Helix aspersa (Ierusalimsky and Balaban, 2001) and the aquatic snails Helisoma trivolvis (Richmond et al., 1991) and Biomphalaria glabrata (Vaasjo et al., 2018).
have identified three types of Hc components in the hemolymph of garden snails Helix aspersa [21].
Tamparopoulos, "The efficacy of helix aspersa muller extract in the healing of partial thickness burns: a novel treatment for open burn management protocols," Journal of Dermatological Treatment, vol.
The machine his team eventually came up with is called the MullerOne, named after the Helix Aspersa ME-ller snail variety.
Influence de la duree d'hibernation sur l'activite reproductrice de l'escargot Helix aspersa Muller.
It's now known that this is due to Helix Aspersa Muller, a substance snails produce to regenerate their own shells and skin.
The blurb accompanying the little chaps explained how the farmed snails are Helix Aspersa, a non-foraging cousin of the edible garden snail, and as such they are fed cereal and showered daily in a relatively enclosed space, without having to leg it round the garden trying to find them.
Osborne (1971) was the first to report the presence of GABA (0.9 [micro]moles/g wet weight) in extracts of cerebral ganglia of the adult common garden snail Helix aspersa, and in later investigations, GABA was also shown to be present in cerebral ganglia extracts of the East African land snail Achatina fulica (Takeuchi et al.
Contribution a l'etude des effets du groupement sur la croissance de l'escargot petit-gris Helix aspersa Miller (Gasteropode: Pulmone: Stylommatophore).
However, in some stylommatophoran species the presence of DB cells in the connective tissue surrounding the subesophageal ganglia has also been identified (Succinea putris, Cook, 1966; Limax maximus, van Minnen and Sokolove, 1984; Helix aspersa, Marchand and Dubois, 1986).
Helix aspersa is native to Western and Southern Europe and was introduced to Southern California in the mid-19th Century (Potts, 1975).