Euhadra quaesita

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Euhadra quaesita
Euhadra quaesita.jpg
NE[1]
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: Bradybaenidae
Genus: Euhadra
Species: E. quaesita
Binomial name
Euhadra quaesita
(Deshayes, 1850)

Euhadra quaesita, common name, the sought-after false hadra, is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Bradybaenidae. This species is found in Japan.

A shell of Euhadra quaesita.

This species is unusual in that its shell is sinistral.

This species of snail makes and uses love darts as part of its courtship behavior.

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2007 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Cited 8 April 2008.