Physella acuta (Draparnaud, 1805),

Ng, Ting Hui, Dulipat, Jasrul, Foon, Junn Kitt, Lopes-Lima, Manuel, Alexandra Zieritz, & Liew, Thor-Seng, 2017, A preliminary checklist of the freshwater snails of Sabah (Malaysian Borneo) deposited in the BORNEENSIS collection, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, ZooKeys 673, pp. 105-123: 106

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/zookeys.673.12544

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:EACC134E-B3FD-4545-B5DC-DD79E81EE9BD

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/35353EFF-5146-E5D4-1061-14FA549F91D9

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ZooKeys by Pensoft

scientific name

Physella acuta (Draparnaud, 1805)
status

 

Physella acuta (Draparnaud, 1805)  Figure 3D

Material examined.

BOR/MOL3451.

Distribution and habitat.

Single lot collected from Kiansom forest, 20km inland from Kota Kinabalu.

Remarks.

This species is native to North America and has been widely introduced to neighbouring Sarawak and Brunei, on Borneo ( Ali 1993, Ng et al. 2015b). This appears to be the first record of the species in Sabah.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Gastropoda

Order

Hygrophila

Family

Physidae

Genus

Physella