Sign in
Download Opera News App

 

 

5 Five facts people don't know about Giant African snail, Popularly known as {Katribbean}.

Hello folks, today is a new day God has made let us rejoice and be glad in it. I appreciate your efforts spent in reading my articles, with warmly heartedly i say thank you for clicking and following me. God continue to shower you with his blessings.

The Giant African snail is also known as Achatina fulica, it a species of large land snail which belongs to the big family of Achatinidae. It is known in the Ghanaians locality as Katribbean.

1. Generally Achatina fulica have a lifespan of 5 - 10 years.

2. Achatina fulica are hermaphrodite, which mean they contain both male and female reproductive organs.

3.The Achatina fulica contain serious health risks to humans by transmitting a parasite rat lungworm, which causes meningitis in human beings. One should put on protective gloves when handling the snail.

4. Achatina fulica is very rich in protein, ion and it has a high level of magnesium phosphorus and potassium

5. Achatina fulica it has very low level of sodium, fat and cholesterol.

This is normally available at your door step.

Please leave your comments below the box and don't forget to share it and try to follow me to get more update on things around us.

Thanks for reading my article may God richly bless you and don't forget to perform the covid protocols stay safe and mask up.

Content created and supplied by: NKO_GH_NEWS (via Opera News )

Achatina Achatina fulica Ghanaians Giant African Katribbean

COMMENTS

Load app to read more comments