List of non-marine molluscs of Sweden

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The non-marine molluscs of Sweden are a part of the molluscan fauna of Sweden (wildlife of Sweden).

There are unknown species of gastropods (52 species of freshwater gastropods,[1] unknown species of land gastropods) and 32 species of bivalves[1] living in the wild. This is altogether 84 species of freshwater molluscs.[1]

Summary table of number of species:
Numbers of molluscs by habitat Number of species
Freshwater gastropods 52[1]
Land gastropods  ??? (22 species of slugs)[2]
Total number of non-marine gastropods  ???
Freshwater bivalves 32[1]
Total number of non-marine molluscs ???


Freshwater gastropods[edit]

Freshwater gastropods in Sweden include:

Neritidae

Viviparidae

Thiaridae

Bithyniidae

Hydrobiidae

Amnicolidae

Valvatidae

Acroloxidae

Lymnaeidae

Physidae

Planorbidae

Land gastropods[edit]

Land gastropods in Sweden include:

Pupillidae

Vertiginidae

Milacidae

Vitrinidae

Boettgerillidae

Limacidae

Agriolimacidae

Arionidae

Bradybaenidae

Helicodontidae

Hygromiidae

Helicidae

Freshwater bivalves[edit]

Freshwater gastropods in Sweden include:

Margaritiferidae

Unionidae

Sphaeriidae

Dreissenidae

See also[edit]

Lists of molluscs of surrounding countries:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z aa ab ac ad ae af ag ah ai aj ak al am an ao ap aq ar as at au av aw ax ay az ba bb bc bd be bf bg bh bi bj bk bl bm bn bo bp bq br bs bt bu bv bw bx by bz ca cb cc cd ce cf cg ch ci cj ck (Swedish) von Proschwitz T. (February 23, 2001). "Svenska sötvattensmollusker (snäckor och musslor) - en uppdaterad checklista med vetenskapliga och svenska namn". Naturhistoriska riksmuseet. PDF.
  2. ^ (Swedish) Några olika snigelarter. Göteborg Naturhistoriska Museum. accessed 30 November 2008.
  3. ^ von Proschwitz T., Schander C., Jueg U. & Thorkildsen S. (2009). "Morphology, ecology and DNA-barcoding distinguish Pupilla pratensis (Clessin, 1871) from Pupilla muscorum (Linnaeus, 1758) (Pulmonata: Pupillidae)". Journal of Molluscan Studies 75(4): 315-322. doi:10.1093/mollus/eyp038.