Hemisinus brevis

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Hemisinus brevis
Hemisinus brevis shell.png
Two views of four shells of Hemisinus brevis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Caenogastropoda
clade Sorbeoconcha
Superfamily: Cerithioidea
Family: Thiaridae
Genus: Hemisinus
Species: H. brevis
Binomial name
Hemisinus brevis
(d'Orbigny, 1841)

Hemisinus brevis is a species of freshwater snail with an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Thiaridae.


Hemisinus brevis is endemic to the Pinar del Río with scarce distribution in Cuba.[1]


  1. ^ Vázquez A. A. & Perera S. (2010). "Endemic Freshwater molluscs of Cuba and their conservation status". Tropical Conservation Science 3(2): 190-199. HTM, PDF.

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