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    The Giant Ghana Snail. With a shell that commonly grows to a length of 18cm and a diameter of 9cm, but has been observed to grow as large as 30x15cm, the giant Ghana snail is the world's largest land snail. Native to West Africa, giant Ghana snails can be found within 160 to 305 klm of the coasts of Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, & Ghana.

    Baby Albino Giant African Land Snails- really want one of these but can't find this type in any pet stores and I don't like the idea of ordering them in the post

    The discovery of this giant Sonoran Desert #Toad yesterday outside the Chiricahua Desert #Museum the locals are sure this toad is responsible for the loss of their pets This toad weighed in at 57 pounds, that was after it dispensed about 2 gallons of urine during its capture. the largest native toad in #North American does not typically get any larger than about 1.5 pounds length of 7.5 inches this is a new world #record,

    The chupacabra snail – a deepsea species discovered as recently as 2007, and named by Takeshi Yamada after its alleged resemblance to the clawed foot of the mysterious chupacabra

    www.haben-sie-das... Violet Tasmanian snail

    *FLAMINGO TONGUE SEA SNAIL

    Tambja olivaria is a really stunning nudibranch

    Long Tapering Cuban Land Snail

    "Racing Stripes" The King Cheetah has a recessive fur pattern mutation. First discovered in Zimbabwe in 1926, this very rare animal has been seen in the wild only 6 times.

    warthog -

    Mama and Baby Snails!

    Albino Snail ~ The unexpected find of this giant albino snail in New Zealand was a surprise even to researchers, who say that only once before has a bright white snail been seen. Snail experts estimate this snail to be about ten years old -- an impressive feat considering how difficult it would be for the gastropod to camouflage itself from predators.

    A Mother's love

    The largest known land gastropod is the African giant snail, Achatina achatina. It can weigh up to 2 lbs.

    Snail- doesn't really fit here, but you can keep them in aquariums sometimes...no where else to pin it

    Giant Isopod Believe it or not, this is basically a giant Rolli-Polli, aka Pillbug, like you find in your backyard. But this one is the size of your cat and lives in the ocean. Freaky. These Giant Isopods are carnivorous scavengers that forage on various sea life on the ocean floor. They grow to 16 inches (a foot and half!) long and live over 2000 feet beneath the surface of the ocean.

    So beautiful

    19 giant animals and other things that will keep you at home

    The Giant Ghana Snail (Achatina achatina) The species is believed to be native to West Africa, Achatina achatina is routinely confiscated by quarantine authorities at US airports − especially Baltimore, Dulles, JFKIA, and San Francisco.These very large snails are kept as pets in the Western world, where owners prize their large size, distinctive markings, and rarity.

    Spotted Cuscus

    Ring top sea snail (getty Images)