Perrottetia (gastropod)

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This article is about the gastropod genus. For the flowering plant genus, see Perrottetia.
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Perrottetia aquilonaria
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia

clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
clade Eupulmonata
clade Stylommatophora
informal group Sigmurethra

Superfamily: Streptaxoidea
Family: Streptaxidae
Subfamily: Streptaxinae
Genus: Perrottetia
Kobelt, 1905[1]

Perrottetia is a genus of air-breathing land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusks in the family Streptaxidae.[2]


The distribution of the genus Perrottetia includes:


Species within the genus Perrottetia include:[3]


  1. ^ Kobelt W. (1905). In: Martini & Chemnitz Conch.-Cab. 1(12B): 91, 108.
  2. ^ a b c d Sutcharit C., Naggs F., Wade C. M., Fontanilla I. & Panha S. (2010). "The new family Diapheridae, a new species of Diaphera Albers from Thailand, and the position of the Diapheridae within a molecular phylogeny of the Streptaxoidea (Pulmonata: Stylommatophora)". Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 160: 1-16. doi:10.1111/j.1096-3642.2009.00598.x.
  3. ^ Siriboon, T.; Sutcharit, C.; Naggs, F.; Panha, S. (2013). "Three new species of the carnivorous snail genus Perrottetia Kobelt, 1905 from Thailand (Pulmonata, Streptaxidae)". ZooKeys 287: 41. doi:10.3897/zookeys.287.4572.