Family Achatinidae - swainson, 1840


SUBFAMILY ACHATININAE - Mead, 1994

GENUS ACHATINA - Lamarck, 1799

Species Author Distribution
 Achatina afromontana  Bequaert & Clench, 1934  Democratic Republic of the Congo
 Achatina achatina  Linnaeus, 1758  Upper Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Togo, Dahomy, Nigeria, Ghana
 Achatina achatina bayoli  Morelet, 1888  Ivory Coast
 Achatina achatina depravata  Bequaert  Liberia
 Achatina achatina elegans  Muller, 1774  Liberia, Ivory Coast
 Achatina achatina monochromatica  Bruguiere, 1792  Angola
 Achatina achatina roseolabiata  Shaw & Nodder, 1796  Liberia
 Achatina achatina togensis  Martens, 1893  Togo
 Achatina balteata Reeve, 1849 Cameroon, Angola, Congo, Upper Guinea, Sierra Leone, Gambia
 Achatina bisculpta  E.A. Smith, 1878 South Africa
 Achatina capelloi Furtado, 1886 South Africa; plain before Quintum
 Achatina connollyi Preston, 1912  Zambia, Zimbabwe
 Achatina craveni Smith, 1881 Southern Africa
Achatina dammarensis Pfeiffer Botswana
Achatina eleanorae Mead, 1994 Tanzania
Achatina fulgurata Pfeiffer, 1853 Senegal
 Achatina glutinosa Pfeiffer, 1854 Mozambique
 Achatina insularis Crowley & Pain, 1961 Congo
Achatina iostoma Pfeiffer, 1852 Cameroon
Achatina mulanjensis Crowley & Pain Malawi
Achatina nyikaensis Pilsbry, 1909 Malawi
Achatina osborni Pilsbry, 1919 South Africa
Achatina passargei von Martens Botswana
 Achatina scaevola Melvill & Ponsonby, 1893 Southern Africa
Achatina semisculpta Pfeiffer, 1845 East Africa
Achatina schinziana Bousson Botswana
Achatina schweinfurthi von Martens, 1873 East Africa, Congo
 Achatina smithii Craven, 1880 South Africa
Achatina stuhlmani von Martens, 1892 Uganda
 Achatina sylvatica Putzeys, 1898

 Congo

Achatina tavaresiana Morelet, 1866

Angola

Achatina tincta Reeve, 1842 Congo, Angola
Achatina tincta oblitterata Dautzenberg, 1891 Congo, Angola
Achatina tracheia Connolly, 1929 South-east Africa
Achatina variegata Roissy Liberia
Achatina vignoniana Morelet, 1874 Gabon
Achatina weynsi Dautzenberg, 1891 Congo
     

SUBGENUS ACHATINA LISSACHATINA

Species Author Distribution
(Liss)achatina albopicta E.A. Smith, 1878 Kenya, Tanzania
 (Liss)achatina allisa Reeve, 1849 West Africa, Liberia
(Liss)achatina delorioli Bonnet, 1864 South Africa
(Liss)achatina fulica Bowdich, 1822 East Africa, West Africa, Asia, America
(Liss)achatina fulica hamillei Petit, 1859 East Africa, Tanzania
(Liss)achatina fulica hamillei "rodatzi" Dunker, 1852 East Africa, Tanzania
(Liss)achatina fulica sinistrosa Grateloup, 1840 East Africa
(Liss)achatina fulica umbilicata Nevill, 1879 East Africa
(Liss)achatina immaculata antourtourensis Lamarck, 1822 East Africa
(Liss)achatina immaculata immaculata Lamarck, 1822 East Africa
(Liss)achatina immaculata lamarckiana Lamarck, 1822 Malawi
(Liss)achatina immaculata panthera Ferussac, 1832 East Africa
(Liss)achatina iredalei Preston, 1910 Tanzania
(Liss)achatina loverdgei Clench & Archer 1930 Tanzania
(Liss)achatina reticulata Pfeiffer, 1845 Zanzibar
(Liss)achatina zanzibarica Bourguignat Zanzibar
     

GENUS ARCHACHATINA - J.A. Albers 1850

Species Author Distribution
Archachatina aurora Pfeiffer, 1854 South Africa
 Archachatina bicarinata Bruguiere, 1789 Sao Tome and Principe
Archachatina camerunensis d'Ailly, 1896 Cameroon
Archachatina cinnamomea Mellvil & Ponsonby, 1894 South Africa
Archachatina crawfordi Morelet, 1889 South Africa
Archachatina degneri Bequaert & Clench, 1936 Ghana
Archachatina gaboonensis Pilsbry, 1933 Gabon
Archachatina marginata candefacta Bequaert and Clench, 1936 Cameroon
Archachatina marginata clenchi J.C. Bequaert, 1950 Cameroon
Archachatina marginata eduardi Pilsbry, 1909 Ivory Coast, Cameroon, Fernando Po
Archachatina marginata egregia Dautzenberg, 1921 Cameroon
Archachatina marginata egregiella Bequaert and clench, 1936 Cameroon
Archachatina marginata grevillei Pfeiffer, 1879 Southern Nigeria
Archachatina marginata icterica Bequaert and Clench, 1936 Gaboon
Archachatina marginata marginata Swainson, 1821 Congo, Cameroon, Dahomey, Fernando Po, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, Nigeria
Archachatina marginata ovum Pfeiffer, 1858 Nigeria
Archachatina marginata suturalis Philippi, 1849 West Africa, Dahomey, Nigeria, Cameroon, French Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Fernando Po, Sao Tome & Principe
Archachatina marinae Sirgel South Africa
Archachatina montistempli van Bruggen South Africa
Archachatina omissa van Bruggen South Africa
Archachatina papyracea Pfeiffer, 1845 Cameroon
Archachatina papyracea adelinae Pilsbry, 1905 West Africa (Cameroon)
Archachatina parthenia Melvill & Ponsonby, 1903 South Africa
Archachatina purpurea Gmelin, 1790 Ghana
Archachatina puylaerti Mead, 1998 Togo, Benin
Archachatina semidecussata Pfeiffer, 1846 South Africa
Archachatina ventricosa Gould, 1850 Liberia, Sierra-Leone
Archachatina ventricosa spectaculum Pilsbry, 1933 Sierra-Leone
     

SUBGENUS ARCHACHATINA THOLACHATINA - J.C. Bequaert, 1950

Species Author Distribution
Tholachatina dacostana Preston, 1909 South Africa
 Tholachatina osborni  Pilsbry, 1919 Congo

GENUS PSEUDACHATINA - J.A. Albers, 1850

Species Author Distribution
Pseudachatina dennisoni L. Pfeiffer, 1857 Cameroon, Gabon
Pseudachatina downessi Sowerby, 1838 Cameroon
Pseudachatina sodeni Kobelt, 1893 Gabon
Pseudachatina wrighti Sowerby, 1853 Guinea
     

SUBFAMILY LIMICOLARINAE

GENUS LIMICOLARIA - H.C.F. Schumacher, 1817

Species Author Distribution
 Limicolaria aethiops Morelet, 1864  
Limicolaria adansoni Pfeiffer, 1861 Senegal, Sao Tome and Principe
Limicolaria aurora J.C. Jay, 1839 Cameroon, Senegal
Limicolaria cailliaudi Pfeiffer Ethiopia
Limicolaria charbonnieri J.R. Bourguignat, 1889 Congo
Limicolaria dimidiata E. von Martens 1880 Sudan
Limicolaria distincta Putzeys, 1898 Congo
Limicolaria felina R.J. Shuttleworth, 1852  
Limicolaria flammea Muller, 1774 Nigeria
Limicolaria flammea festiva von Martens, 1869 Sierra Leone
Limicolaria flammea spekiana Grandidier, 1881 Sudan
Limicolaria flammulata Pfeiffer, 1847 Angola
Limicolaria kambeul Bruguiere, 1792 Sudan, Senegal
Limicolaria laikipiaensis H.B. Preston, 1913  
Limicolaria martensi E. von Martens Tanzania
Limicolaria martensi karagweensis Kobelt, 1913 Congo
Limicolaria martensi pallidistriga Martens, 1895 Congo
Limicolaria martensiana E.A. Smith, 1880 Uganda, Nigeria
Limicolaria martensiana laikipiaensis E.A. Smith, 1913 Kenya
Limicolaria numidica Reeve Cameroon
Limicolaria pallidistriga E. von Martens, 1895  
Limicolaria saturata E.A. Smith, 1895 Kenya, Tanzania
Limicolaria saturata chromatica Pilsbry, 1904 Congo
Limicolaria smithii H.B. Preston, 1906 Uganda
Limicolaria turriformis E. von Martens, 1897 Kenya, Tanzania
Limicolaria zebra Pilsbry Cameroon