Cochlicella acutaCommon name: Pointed Snail

Meaning of name: Unknown.

Distribution: Reported mostly from coastal areas of southern Australia.

Description: This snail grows a shell to approximately 20 millimetres in length. It colour is variable but usually has a creamy-white background with brown markings.

Notes: This snail is native to parts of Europe. It has been introduced to Australia and become a pest species.

References: http://www.padil.gov.au/pests-and-diseases/Pest/Main/142236

Atlas of Living Australia https://bie.ala.org.au/species/urn:lsid:biodiversity.org.au:afd.taxon:36dfed58-8788-4611-bfac-a72a4d0c20dd

BOLD Systems http://v3.boldsystems.org/index.php/Taxbrowser_Taxonpage?taxid=28630