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Answered 2014-07-06 09:26:41

There may be more than 50,000 species of snails in the world, and each of these species are of three basic types, land snails, sea snails, and freshwater snails.
Some types of snails include the Roman snail, the garden snail, and the giant African land snail. There are thousands of species of snails.

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