Algeria Released Stamps on Snails

\"\"Theba pisana is a small snail with white or sometimes pinkish brown stripes. It is typically found on fennel and broom, most often in tight rows on the stems of plants or other vertical supports where it protects itself in the days of heat from the ground and managed to withstand the rigors of sun, which is quite unusual among terrestrial gastropods, which usually prefer wetlands.It moves at night to feed on various plants. Its size is modest, little more than 2 cm for the largest, it is still sometimes used to the taste of fennel that acquires by eating this plant.Species from the Mediterranean area, where it is considered an undesirable species.Indeed, it has caused significant damage in citrus groves or ornamentals.Technical Details:Designer : K.Krim Face value : DA 15.00 – 20.00 Format : 29 x 43 Perforations : 14 Printer : Printing of the Bank of Algeria. Printing : Offset Paper

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