Thiara

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Thiara
Thiara cancellata 01.JPG
Thiara cancellata shell
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Thiara

Röding, 1798
Synonyms
  • Amarula (Linnaeus, 1758)
  • Thiara Bolten, 1798
  • Melania Lamarck, 1799
  • Melacantha Swainson, 1840

Thiara is a genus of freshwater snails, aquatic gastropod mollusks in the family Thiaridae.[1]

Species[edit]

Thiara winteri, abapertural view

Species with accepted names within the genus Thiara include:

(There probably should be brackets at some species).

Synonyms
  • Thiara balonnensis T. A. Conrad, 1850 and Thiara lirata C. T. Menke, 1843[2] are synonyms of Plotiopsis balonnensis (Conrad, 1850)

References[edit]

  1. ^ WoRMS (2009). Thiara. Accessed through the World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206444 on 2010-05-18
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s Shell-bearing Mollusca: Thiara Archived 2009-05-28 at the Wayback Machine
  3. ^ WoRMS (2009). Thiara rodericensis (Smith, 1876). Accessed through the World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214677 on 2010-05-18
  4. ^ Glöer P. & Pešić V. (2012). "The freshwater snails (Gastropoda) of Iran, with descriptions of two new genera and eight new species". ZooKeys 219: 11-61, doi:10.3897/zookeys.219.3406.

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