Helicigona lapicida is a species of medium-sized air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Helicidae, the typical snails.
This species of snail makes and uses love darts.
This species is native to Europe
, especially central Europe.
The shell of this species is approximately 20 mm in maximum dimension. The periphery of the shell is sharply keeled. There is a wide umbilicus. The peristome around the aperture
is white and strongly reflected and lipped.
The shell color is grey-brown with some red brown patches.
Janus, Horst, 1965. The young specialist looks at land and freshwater molluscs
, Burke, London