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Archachatina marginata shell.jpg
Apertural view of a shell of Archachatina marginata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia

clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
clade Eupulmonata
clade Stylommatophora
informal group Sigmurethra

Superfamily: Achatinoidea
Family: Achatinidae
Subfamily: Achatininae[1]
Genus: Archachatina
Albers, 1850[2]

Archachatina is a genus of large tropical air-breathing land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusks in the family Achatinidae.


Species in the genus Archachatina include:


  1. ^ Achatininae in
  2. ^ Albers (1850). Die Heliceen, 189.

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