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Heleobia

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Kingdom  Animalia
Superfamily  Truncatelloidea
Subfamily  Semisalsinae
Rank  Genus
Class  Gastropoda
Family  Cochliopidae
Phylum  Mollusca
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Similar  Cochliopidae, Rissooidea, Littoridina, Hydrobiidae, Tylosurus acus

Heleobia is a genus of small freshwater and brackish water snails with a gill and an operculum, aquatic gastropod mollusks in the family Cochliopidae and the superfamily Truncatelloidea.

Heleobia is one of three genera (together with Semisalsa and Heleobops) within the subfamily Semisalsinae. Some authors treate Semisalsa as a subgenus of Heleobia.

Species

Species within the genus Heleobia include:

  • Heleobia andicola (d'Orbigny, 1835)
  • Heleobia australis (d'Orbigny, 1835)
  • Heleobia berryi
  • Heleobia charruana (d'Orbigny, 1840)
  • Heleobia conexa (M. C. Gaillard, 1974)
  • Heleobia contempta (Dautzenberg, 1894)
  • Heleobia culminea (d'Orbigny, 1840) [1] - the type species
  • Heleobia deserticola Collado, 2015
  • Heleobia hatcheri [2]
  • Heleobia isabelleana (d'Orbigny, 1840)
  • Heleobia longiscata (Bourguignat, 1856)
  • Heleobia piscium [3]
  • Heleobia robusta da Silva & Veitenheimer-Mendes, 2004
  • Species brought into synonymy
  • subgenus Heleobia (Semisalsa) Radoman, 1974: synonym of Semisalsa Radoman, 1974
  • Heleobia dalmatica (Radoman, 1974): synonym of Semisalsa dalmatica Radoman, 1974
  • Heleobia stagnorum (Gmelin, 1791): synonym of Semisalsa stagnorum (Gmelin, 1791)
  • References

    Heleobia Wikipedia


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