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Achatina fulica Trusted
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Dana Campbell marked "Diseases and Parasites" as hidden on the "Achatina fulica (Ferussac, 1821)" page.
6 months ago
Dana Campbell commented on "Diseases and Parasites":
This incorrectly indicates that the snail enters the human respiratory system.
Dana Campbell marked "Diseases and Parasites" as untrusted on the "Achatina fulica (Ferussac, 1821)" page.
Reasons to untrust: incorrect/misleading
Katja Schulz marked "Caracol-africano (Achatina fulica)" as trusted on the "Achatina fulica" page.
about 1 year ago
Katja Schulz changed the thumbnail image of "Caracol-africano (Achatina fulica)".
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