Bellamya jucunda

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Bellamya jucunda
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
informal group Architaenioglossa
Superfamily: Viviparoidea
Family: Viviparidae
Genus: Bellamya
Species: B. jucunda
Binomial name
Bellamya jucunda
(Smith 1892)

Bellamya jucunda is a species of large freshwater snail with a gill and an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Viviparidae.

This species is found in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda. Its natural habitat is freshwater lakes.


  1. ^ Kyambadde, R., Lange, C.N. & Ngereza, C. 2004. Bellamya jucunda. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Archived June 27, 2014, at the Wayback Machine. Downloaded on 6 August 2007.