Helix pomatia

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Helix pomatia
Conservation status
NE
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Subclass: Orthogastropoda
Superorder: Heterobranchia
Order: Pulmonata
Family: Helicidae
Genus: Helix
Species: H. pomatia
Binomial name
Helix pomatia
Linnaeus, 1758
Shell of Helix pomatia

Burgundy snail or Roman snail or edible snail (Helix pomatia) is a species of large, edible, air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial gastropod mollusk in the family Helicidae.