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STYLOMMATOPHORA (slugs and snails)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

AGRIOLIMACIDAE H. Wagner, 1935 (a family of slugs)
Deroceras (keelback slugs), eg: Deroceras (Deroceras) reticulatum (Netted Slug, Netted Field Slug) - Foreparts - close-up
Family 1 subtaxon 3 ident refs
ARIONIDAE Gray in Turton, 1840 (roundback slugs)
Arion (a genus of slugs), eg: Arion (Arion) ater (Great Black Slug, Large Black Slug) - Mating pair
Family 4 subtaxa 5 ident refs
BOETTGERILLIDAE Wiktor & I. M. Likharev, 1979 (worm slugs)
Family 1 subtaxon 3 ident refs
CHONDRINIDAE Steenberg, 1925 (chrysalis snails) Family 1 subtaxon  
Abida secale (Draparnaud, 1801) (Large Chrysalis Snail)
Mouth
Species    
CLAUSILIIDAE J. E. Gray, 1855 (door snails)
Clausilia (a genus of molluscs), eg: Clausilia (Clausilia) bidentata (Two-toothed Door Snail) - Top view Cochlodina (Cochlodina) laminata (Plaited Door Snail), eg: Cochlodina (Cochlodina) laminata (Plaited Door Snail) - Live animal - crawling left - dorso-lateral view Macrogastra (Pseudovestia) rolphii (Rolph's Door Snail), eg: Macrogastra (Pseudovestia) rolphii (Rolph's Door Snail) - Top view Papillifera papillaris (Cliveden Snail), eg: Papillifera papillaris (Cliveden Snail) - Snail - on wall - body whorl view
Family 4 subtaxa 1 ident refs
COCHLICOPIDAE Pilsbry, 1900 (1879) (agate snails) Family 2 subtaxa  
Cochlicopa cf. lubrica (O. F. Müller, 1774) (Slippery Moss Snail)
Front view
Species    
Cochlicopa cf. lubricella (Rossmässler, 1834) (Least Slippery Snail)
Shell - two views
Species    
ENIDAE Woodward, 1903 (1880) (bulins) Family 1 subtaxon  
Merdigera obscura (O. F. Müller, 1774) (Lesser Bulin)
Live animal - crawling left - lateral view
Species    
HELICIDAE Rafinesque, 1815 (typical snails)
Arianta arbustorum (Copse Snail), eg: Arianta arbustorum (Copse Snail) - Front view Cepaea (banded snails), eg: Cepaea (Cepaea) nemoralis (Brown Lipped Snail, Brown-lipped Snail) - Yf0345, dark lip - active - side view Cornu aspersum (Garden Snail, Common Garden Snail), eg: Cornu aspersum (Garden Snail, Common Garden Snail) - Shell Helicigona lapicida (Lapidary Snail), eg: Helicigona lapicida (Lapidary Snail) - Shells - top views - dry Helix (a genus of molluscs), eg: Helix (Helix) pomatia (Roman Snail) - Active animal - top view
Family 6 subtaxa  
LIMACIDAE Lamarck, 1801 (keelback slugs)
Lehmannia (a genus of molluscs), eg: Lehmannia marginata (Tree Slug) - Half extended - dorsal view Limacus (a genus of molluscs), eg: Limacus maculatus (Irish Yellow Slug, Green Cellar Slug) - Large colony inside plastic compost bin Limax (a genus of slugs), eg: Limax maximus (Great Grey Slug, Leopard Slug) - Dorsal view
Family 6 subtaxa 4 ident refs
MILACIDAE Ellis, 1926 (a family of slugs) Family   3 ident refs
PUPILLIDAE Turton, 1831 (moss snails) Family 1 subtaxon  
Pupilla (Pupilla) muscorum (Linnaeus, 1758) (Moss Chrysalis Snail)
Shells - mouth views
Species    
TESTACELLIDAE Gray, 1840 (shelled slugs) Family   2 ident refs
TRIGONOCHLAMYDIDAE P. Hesse, 1832 (a family of slugs)
Family 1 subtaxon 6 ident refs
VERTIGINIDAE Fitzinger, 1833 (whorl and chrysalis snails) Family 1 subtaxon  
Vertigo (Vertigo) moulinsiana (Dupuy, 1849) (Desmoulin's Whorl Snail)
Animal extended
Species    
VITRINIDAE Fitzinger, 1833 (a family of glass snails) Family 2 subtaxa  
Phenacolimax major (A. Férussac, 1807) (Greater Pellucid Glass Snail, Greater Semi-slug) Species   1 ident refs
Vitrina pellucida (O. F. Müller, 1774) (Pellucid Glass Snail, Winter Semi-slug) Species   1 ident refs
(Land Slugs) (slugs)
AGRIOLIMACIDAE (a family of slugs), eg: Deroceras (Deroceras) reticulatum (Netted Slug, Netted Field Slug) - Foreparts - close-up ARIONIDAE (roundback slugs), eg: Arion (Arion) ater (Great Black Slug, Large Black Slug) - Mating pair LIMACIDAE (keelback slugs), eg: Limax maximus (Great Grey Slug, Leopard Slug) - Dorsal view
Informal 20 subtaxa 58 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 12 general literature references to STYLOMMATOPHORA (slugs and snails)

STYLOMMATOPHORA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
ANIMALIA
(animals)
MOLLUSCA
(slugs, snails, bivalves, octopus, sea slugs)
GASTROPODA
(slugs and snails)
PULMONATA
(slugs and snails)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 22 feeding and other relationships of STYLOMMATOPHORA (slugs and snails)

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