Zospeum biscaiense

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Zospeum biscaiense
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia
clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
clade Eupulmonata
Superfamily: Ellobioidea
Family: Ellobiidae
Subfamily: Carychiinae
Genus: Zospeum
Species: Z. biscaiense
Binomial name
Zospeum biscaiense
Gomez & Prieto, 1983

Zospeum biscaiense is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusk in the family Ellobiidae, the salt marsh snails. This species is endemic to Spain.


  • Mollusc Specialist Group 1996. Zospeum biscaiense. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 7 August 2007.
  • Gómez, B. J & Prieto, C. E. 1983. Zospeum biscaiense nov. sp. (Gastropoda, Ellobiidae), otro molusco troglobio para la Península Ibérica. Speleon 26-27: 7-10. Barcelona. November 1983 (as on title page of volume).