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Viviparus contectus (Millet, 1813)

Synonym
  • Cyclostoma contectum Millet, 1813
  • Paludina contecta (Millet, 1813)
Vernacular Name
Lister's River Snail
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Conservation status
No status defined
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This species is palaearctic in distribution, specifically Europe and western Siberia, including: Great Britain, specifically eastern England, the Netherlands, Germany - endangered (3 gefährdet), Austria, Czech Republic - near threatened (NT), Slovakia, Russia - Sverdlovsk oblast, Ukraine. This large snail lives in slow flowing rivers and canals which are unpolluted, and which have hard water with many water weeds.
Book reference
  • Гураль Р.І., Гураль-Сверлова Н.В. Каталог прісноводних молюсків України [Електронний ресурс]. – 2018. – 317с.
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Taxonomic branch

Biota
Eukaryota
Animalia
Eumetazoa
Mollusca
Mollusca_unranked_taxon
Gastropoda
Architaenioglossa
Viviparidae
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