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This site focuses on the North American land snail Helicodiscus shimeki, also known as the temperate coiled snail.  Although this snail is not very common it still possess a dispersal region spanning from southern Canada down to the northern region of the United States (Hubricht, 1962).  This site will talk about the habitat Helicodiscus shimeki is found in, different adaptation the snail possess, characteristics of the snail and what type of food it eats.



I hope you learn some facts about Helicodiscus shimeki or land snails in general!

If you would like to learn more about Wisconsin land snails please follow this link: Wisconsin Land Snails

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