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Biomphalaria smithi

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Planorboidea
Subfamily  Planorbinae
Scientific name  Biomphalaria smithi
Rank  Species
Phylum  Mollusca
Family  Planorbidae
Tribe  Biomphalariini
Higher classification  Biomphalaria
Similar  Biomphalaria, Planorbidae, Gastropods, Biomphalaria havanensis, Molluscs

Biomphalaria smithi is a species of air-breathing freshwater snail, an aquatic pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Planorbidae, the ram's horn snails.

Contents

Biomphalaria smithi is the type species of the genus Biomphalaria. The type material is stored in the Natural History Museum.

Distribution

The type locality is the Lake Albert, Uganda.

Shell description

The width of the shell is from 7.5 mm to 9.5. The height of the shell is 4 mm. The height of the aperture is 5 mm. The width of the aperture is 4.5 mm.

Phylogeny

A cladogram showing phylogenic relations of species in the genus Biomphalaria:

References

Biomphalaria smithi Wikipedia


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