Helix pomatia has a brown shell with three to five light brown bands, four to five whorls, and are round or conical. A mature shell can range from 3.8-5.0 centimeters in height and diameter and is approximately one-third of their weight.
Range length: 3.8 to 5.0 cm.
Other Physical Features: ectothermic ; bilateral symmetry
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