Per the QLD MUSEUM WEBSITE: The European Garden Snail now classified as Cornu aspersum has previously been known as Cantareus aspersus and Helix aspersa.
From the Code of Practice (not yet altered to reflect the name change):
The recommended species for free-range snail farming is Cantareus aspersus formerly Helix aspersa —
first described in Italy by Müller in 1774. It is a terrestrial snail and…
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