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This photo is of the African Caramujo that if is spread in some abandoned houses of Balneário Camboriú. It can load a transmitting worm of illnesses as abdominal meningite and intestinais problems. The capacity of false reproduction of "escargots" is very great. They arrive to produce of 200 the 300 eggs per year. The fulica Achatina, scientific name of the native clam of the east and northeast of Africa, already are considered a plague. It was introduced to Brazil for "expertalhões" that had started to create thinking about later commercializing it as escargot. As they had not obtained to be deceptive "fine palates" bichinho finished being abandoned in the environment.

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  • Copyright: Humberto Grein (betogrein) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 655 W: 80 N: 430] (2232)
  • Genre: Lieux
  • Medium: Couleur
  • Date Taken: 2005-06-01
  • Categories: Nature
  • Camera: Kodak DX6340
  • Exposition: f/4.9, 1/125 secondes
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  • Versions: version originale
  • Date Submitted: 2005-06-01 9:33
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