Campeloma

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Campeloma
Campeloma decisum shell.jpg
Drawing of a shell and operculum of Campeloma decisum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda

informal group Architaenioglossa

Superfamily: Viviparoidea
Family: Viviparidae
Genus: Campeloma
Rafinesque, 1819

Campeloma is a genus of gilled operculate freshwater snails in the family Viviparidae.[1]

Distribution[edit]

They are common in unpolluted rivers in the eastern United States and southeastern Canada.

Species[edit]

Species within the genus Campeloma include:[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Bouchet, P. (2014). Campeloma Rafinesque, 1819. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=827455 on 2014-12-15
  2. ^ Campeloma at Integrated Taxonomic Information System, http://www.itis.gov, accessed 14 December 2008.