Meaning of banded Florida tree snail

band'ed Flor'ida tree' snail"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a tree-dwelling snail, Liguus fasciatus, of Florida and nearby keys, having a long, conical shell in many color variations: now greatly reduced in numbers. Also called
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