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Diamond Y springsnail

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Kingdom  Animalia
Family  Hydrobiidae
Scientific name  Tryonia adamantina
Higher classification  Tryonia
Superfamily  Rissooidea
Genus  Tryonia
Phylum  Mollusca
Rank  Species
Similar  Tryonia, Assiminea pecos, Molluscs, Gastropods, Pyrgulopsis

The Diamond Y springsnail, scientific name Tryonia adamantina, is a species of small freshwater snail with a gill and an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Hydrobiidae.

The species is endemic to the United States. The common name is a reference to the Diamond Y Spring which is on the Diamond Y Spring Preserve in West Texas, a cienaga system.[1]

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Diamond Y springsnail Wikipedia


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