Carychium

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Carychium
Carichium minimum.jpg
Shell of Carychium minimum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia

clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
clade Eupulmonata

Superfamily: Ellobioidea
Family: Ellobiidae
Subfamily: Carychiinae
Genus: Carychium
O. F. Müller, 1773[1]

Carychium is a genus of very small air-breathing land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusks in the family Ellobiidae.

Species[edit]

species within the genus Carychium include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ Müller O. F. (1773). Vermivm terrestrium et fluviatilium, seu animalium infusoriorum, helminthicorum et testaceorum, non marinorum, succincta historia. Voluminis Imi pars Ima. pp. [1-33], 1-135. Havniae & Lipsiae. (Heineck & Faber).
  2. ^ BioLib - Carychium tridentatum (síměnka trojzubá)
  3. ^ 台灣貝類資料庫
  4. ^ 台灣貝類資料庫
  5. ^ (in Japanese) Carychium pessimum [ ケシガイ cf. ] Archived October 6, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.

Further reading[edit]

  • Pilsbry H. A. (October) 1894. The American species of Carychium. The Nautilus, 8(6): 61-63.