Snails are not insects. They are members of the class Gastropoda, and are more closely related to squid than to the insects that live in gardens. More »

Snails live in many different habitats and can be found in deserts, water environments, ditches, forests and marshes. Even when they live in hot environments, snails try to find shady areas. They are out more frequently ... More »

Assassin snails are popular among many freshwater aquarium enthusiasts for their ability to eat pest snails that tend to take over contained aquatic environments with live plants. Such pest snails include the Malaysian t... More »

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