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Lymnaeidae 1 species (7 shells in total)

Phylum      : Mollusca
 Class       : Gastropoda 
  Subclass    : Heterobranchia 
   Infraclass  : Euthyneura 
    Subterclass : Tectipleura 
     Superorder  : Hygrophila 
      Superfamily : Lymnaeoidea 
       Family      : Lymnaeidae 
    

Common name : pond snails

Aspect : shell spirally coiled and relatively high (in the common freshwater snail, up to 7 cm), usually has a large opening.

Feeding : microscopic algae and bacteria from aquatic plants

Environment : fresh water, rarely in saltwater lakes and brackish inland seas

Lymnaea stagnalis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Subfamily Lymnaeinae)

Lymnaea stagnalis
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