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HYGROPHILA Férussac, 1822 (an order of molluscs)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

ACROLOXIDAE Thiele, 1931 (a family of molluscs) Family 1 subtaxon  
Acroloxus lacustris (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lake Limpet)
Top view
LYMNAEIDAE Rafinesque, 1815 (pond snails)
Galba (Galba) truncatula (Dwarf Pond Snail), eg: Galba (Galba) truncatula (Dwarf Pond Snail) - Shell - two views Lymnaea (pond snails), eg: Lymnaea stagnalis (Great Pond Snail) - Crawling on surface film Radix (a genus of molluscs), eg: Radix peregra (Wandering Pondsnail) - Dorsal view
Family 5 subtaxa 3 ident refs
PHYSIDAE Fitzinger, 1833 (bladder snails)
Physa (bladder snails), eg: Physa (not fontinalis) (introduced bladder snails) - Dorsal view
Family 4 subtaxa 2 ident refs
PLANORBIDAE Rafinesque, 1815 (ram’s horn or trumpet snails)
Ancylus fluviatilis (River Limpet), eg: Ancylus fluviatilis (River Limpet) - Dorsal view Anisus (a genus of ramshorn snails), eg: Anisus (Disculifer) vortex (Whirlpool Ramshorn) - Upperside Bathyomphalus contortus (Twisted Ramshorn), eg: Bathyomphalus contortus (Twisted Ramshorn) - Live animal - top of shell Planorbarius corneus (Great Ramshorn Snail), eg: Planorbarius corneus (Great Ramshorn Snail) - Underside Planorbis (a genus of ramshorn snails), eg: Planorbis carinatus (Keeled Ramshorn) - Shell - left side
Family 9 subtaxa  

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 3 general literature references to HYGROPHILA (an order of molluscs)

HYGROPHILA may also be covered by literature listed under:

(living things)
(slugs, snails, bivalves, octopus, sea slugs)
(slugs and snails)

BioInfo BioInfo ( has 29 feeding and other relationships of HYGROPHILA (an order of molluscs)

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