Pyrgophorus coronatus

Pyrgophorus coronatus

A group of Pyrgophorus coronatus in the cap of a vial

Scientific classification

Kingdom:
Animalia

Phylum:
Mollusca

Class:
Gastropoda

(unranked):
clade Caenogastropoda
clade Hypsogastropoda
clade Littorinimorpha

Superfamily:
Rissooidea

Family:
Hydrobiidae

Genus:
Pyrgophorus

Species:
P. coronatus

Binomial name

Pyrgophorus coronatus
(Pfeiffer, 1840)

Pyrgophorus coronatus is a species of very small aquatic snail, an operculate gastropod mollusk or micromollusk in the family Hydrobiidae.[1]

Contents

1 Description
2 Distribution
3 References
4 External links

Description[edit]

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Distribution[edit]
In Nicaragua, it is found in abundance in the volcanic crater lakes Xiloa and Apoyo [2]
References[edit]

^ Pyrgophorus coronatus (Pfeiffer, 1840). WoRMS (2009). Pyrgophorus coronatus (Pfeiffer, 1840). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=397179 on 9 August 2010.
^ Comparison of gastropod mollusc (Apogastropoda: Hydrobiidae) habitats in two crater lakes in Nicaragua, Jeffrey K. McCrary, Henry Madsen, Liza González, Inti Luna, & Lorenzo J. López. Rev. Biol. Trop. 56:113-120 (2008)

External links[edit]

http://www.lagunadeapoyo.blogspot.com/2011/03/snails.html

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