Cepaea nemoralis


Shell of a snail, in outline spherical, conical raised with twists, has a very large diversity of color - is described dozens of color varieties. Meets individuals with shells yellow with dark stripes, pink, to individuals with shells reddish or dark brown with yellow stripes or without stripes. Grove snail unlike lipped garden has a dark brown or black lip shell surrounding the hole. Wstężyki nemorosa are edible, but rarely eaten by humans due to the small size and differently evaluated taste. Wstężyków natural enemy is the song thrush that feeds them - small swallows whole and more breaks shell on a hard surface, and then eats the body of a mollusk.