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peer-reviewed research article

Snail against snail

authors

Theodore W. Fisher, Department of Entomology, Division of Biological Control, University of California, Riverside
Robert E. Orth, Department of Entomology, Division of Biological Control, University of California, Riverside
Stuart C. Swanson, Department of Entomology, Division of Biological Control, University of California, Riverside

publication information

California Agriculture 34(11):18-20. DOI: 10.3733/ca.v034n11p18. November-December 1980.

abstract

The decollate snail feeds on brown garden snail without harming healthy plants or fruit.Decollate snail attacks and eats brown garden snails but does not harm healthy plants.

author affiliations

Theodore W. Fisher is Specialist, Department of Entomology, Division of Biological Control, University of California, Riverside. Robert E. Orth is Staff Research Associates, Department of Entomology, Division of Biological Control, University of California, Riverside. Stuart C. Swanson is Staff Research Associates, Department of Entomology, Division of Biological Control, University of California, Riverside.

author notes

This study was partially supported by grants from California Department of Transportation RTA 13945-D13, 013, and Citrus Research Board CRB 79-256-52.