Definition of ramshorn snail in English:

ramshorn snail

Line breaks: rams|horn snail
Pronunciation: /ˈramzhɔːn
 
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noun

  • A European freshwater snail which has a flat spiral shell.
    • Family Planorbidae: several genera
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    • Among the natural wonders that should be protected are stag beetles, and ramshorn snails; habitats including salt meadows and oak woods; and rare plants such as the lady's slipper orchid.
    • Colombian ramshorn snails lay their eggs in a blob often larger than the snail that produced it.
    • A generation ago, the European Red Ramshorn Snail was a common sight in freshwater aquariums.

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