Exotic Pest Reporting
David Cappaert, Michigan State University, Bugwood.org
Brown lipped snail
Brown lipped snail (Cepaea nemoralis) is a mollusk pest of woodlands, grasslands and meadows. It is a native of Europe and was first detected in New Jersey in 1857.
Preferring to eat dead or decaying plants and grasses, this nocturnal snail usually has 1-5 dark brown bands and a dark brown peristome or reflective lip.