Rasal, V., Dhakad, M. and Khandal, D. 2022. Ecological invasion of the giant African snail Lissachatina fulica (Bowdich, 1822) in a semi-arid forest of western India.: Lissachatina fulica (Bowdich, 1822) is invading Ranthambore national park, semi-arid forest of western India. Semi arid areas are presumed to be be immune from this ecological pest of humid tropical climate. Tourism induced changes in habitat is enabling this pest to colonise this fragile ecosystem. Biodiversity Observations. 12, (Jun. 2022), 60–64. DOI:https://doi.org/10.15641/bo.876.