Cochlicella barbaraCommon name: Small conical snail

Meaning of name: Unknown

Distribution: Unknown

Description: This snail grows a shell to approximately 10 millimetres in length. It colour is variable but usually has a creamy-white background with brown markings.

Notes: This snail is native to Europe. It has been introduced to Australia and become a pest species by causing grain contamination. Over summer, they are often found in leaf litter at, or just below, the soil surface and under stones and stumps.

References: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cochlicella_barbara

http://www.grdc.com.au/Resources/Links-Pages/PestLinks/Invertebrate-Pests/~/media/47E7306BCCCF466EBC967602959B5B6C.pdf