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A case of mistaken identity: Big snail is beneficial, not bad


POSTED: Monday, May 13, 2013 - 7:00am

UPDATED: Monday, May 13, 2013 - 7:14am

It was a rosy wolf snail, a predator of snails

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a case of mistaken identity sparked a false alarm this week when word spread that the giant African snail - a voracious mollusk that poses a potential health threat to humans - had come to town.

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