Bulinus obtusispira

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Bulinus obtusispira
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia
clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
clade Hygrophilahe
Superfamily: Planorboidea
Family: Planorbidae
Subfamily: Bulininae
Tribe: Bulinini
Genus: Bulinus
Species: B. obtusispira
Binomial name
Bulinus obtusispira
(Smith, 1882)

Physa obtusispira Smith, 1882

Bulinus obtusispira is a species of a tropical freshwater snail with a sinistral shell, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Planorbidae, the ramshorn snails and their allies.


The type locality is about 32 km far from Tananarive, Madagascar.[1]


The width of the shell is 6.5 mm.[1] The height of the shell is 8.8 mm.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Brown D. S. (1994). Freshwater Snails of Africa and their Medical Importance. Taylor & Francis. ISBN 0-7484-0026-5.