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Definition of Achatina

Achatina
Achatina Ach`a*ti"na, n. [NL., from Gr. ? agate.] (Zo["o]l.) A genus of land snails, often large, common in the warm parts of America and Africa.

Meaning of Achatina from wikipedia

- 1866 Achatina bayoli Morelet, 1888 Achatina bisculpta E. A. Smith, 1878 Achatina connollyi Preston, 1912 Achatina coroca Bruggen, 1978 Achatina craveni...
- Achatina achatina, commonly known as the giant African snail, also known as the giant tiger land snail, and gigantocochlea, is a species of large, air-breathing...
- common name "giant African snail" with other species of snails such as Achatina achatina and Archachatina marginata. This snail species has been considered...
- Giant African Land Snail Species, Achatina fulica Bowdich, 1822, Achatina albopicta E.A. Smith (1878) and Achatina reticulata Pfeiffer, 1845 (Gastropoda:Achatinidae)...
- Clastoptera achatina, the pecan spittlebug, is a species of spittlebug in the family Clastopteridae. It is found in North America. "Clastoptera achatina Report"...
- Achatina craveni is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Achatinidae, the giant African snails...
- Orthaga achatina is a species of snout moth in the genus Orthaga. It was described by Arthur Gardiner Butler in 1878 and is known from ****an and Russia...
- Cerconota achatina is a moth of the family Depressariidae. It is found in Colombia, Guyana and French Guiana. The wingspan is 16–17 mm. The forewings are...
- Oreodera achatina is a species of beetle in the family Cerambycidae. It was described by Wilhelm Ferdinand Erichson in 1847. Bezark, Larry G. A Photographic...
- Achatina tincta is a species of large air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Achatinidae, the giant African...