Super Sized Snails

I believe these magnificent mollusks are a type of Giant African Land Snail. They were introduced into Asia via China c1931 as a source of food and can grow as large as 20 centimetres long. These ones were a lot smaller at approximately 10 – 12 centimetres long at full stretch. I’m on the hunt for some bigger critters and will post photos when I find them.

Apparently they taste great cooked with lemongrass and chilli. If I find somewhere to eat them I’ll let you know 😉

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  1. […] the ginormous snails that continuously munch on the local greenery, these toads are kinda tiny. I have no idea what […]


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