Drobacia banatica

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Drobacia banatica
Drobacia banatica.jpg
Drawings of a shell of Drobacia banatica
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia

clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
clade Eupulmonata
clade Stylommatophora
informal group Sigmurethra

Superfamily: Helicoidea
Family: Helicidae
Genus: Drobacia
Species: D. banatica
Binomial name
Drobacia banatica
(Rossmässler, 1838)

Drobacia banatica is a species of medium-sized air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Helicidae, the typical snails.

Synonyms of this species include:

  • Chilostoma (Drobacia) banaticum
  • Chilostoma banatica
  • Helicogona banatica


The width of the shell is approximately 25 mm.


This species occurs in Eastern Europe, in Ukraine,[2] Hungary, and in Romania.[3]



  1. ^ 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Cited 9 March 2007.
  2. ^ Balashov I. & Gural-Sverlova N. 2012. An annotated checklist of the terrestrial molluscs of Ukraine. Journal of Conchology. 41 (1): 91-109.
  3. ^ distribution of Drobacia banatica at European Environment Agency webpage, accessed 22 October 2008

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