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Physella heterostropha (Say, 1817)
a snail
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Classification:

  • Phylum Mollusca
  • Class Gastropoda
  • Order Pulmonata
  • Suborder
  • Superfamily
  • Family Physidae
  • Subfamily
  • Genus Physella
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CITATION
Anderson, R. 2005. An Annotated List of the Non-Marine Mollusca of Britain and Ireland. InvertebrateIreland Online, Ulster Museum , Belfast and National Museum of Ireland , Dublin
http://www.habitas.org.uk/InvertebrateIreland/species.asp?item=4330
IRISH STATUS
Accepted
NORTHERN IRELAND
REPUBLIC OF IRELAND
RecordedRecorded
STATUS OF NAME
heterostropha currently a synonym of acuta
VALIDATING LITERATURE
Anderson, R. 2005, An Annotated List of the Non-Marine Mollusca of Britain and Ireland, Journal of Conchology, London, 38: 607-638
LITERATURE FOR IDENTIFICATION
Anderson, R, 2003, Physella (Costatella) acuta Draparnaud in Britain and Ireland - its taxonomy, origins and relationship to other introduced Physidae., Journal of Conchology, London, 38: 7-21
LITERATURE FOR TAXONOMIC CHANGE
LITERATURE FOR ECOLOGY AND DISTRIBUTION
Kerney, M, 1999, Atlas of the Land and Freshwater Molluscs of Britain and Ireland, , Harley Books,
Dillon R.T., Wethington A.R, Rhett J.M & Smith T.P, 2002, Populations of the European freshwarer pulmonate Physa acuta are not reproductively isolated from American Physa heterostropha or Physa integra, Invertebrate Biology, 12: 226-234
Taylor, D.W, 2003, Introduction to Physidae (Gastropoda: Hygrophila)Biology, classification, morphology., Revista de Biologia Tropical, 1-299
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