ASSIMINEIDAE

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Vermeulen J, Liew T, Schilthuizen M (2015) Additions to the knowledge of the land snails of Sabah (Malaysia, Borneo), including 48 new species. ZooKeys (531) : 1–139, doi. Versioned wiki page: 2017-04-10, version 140825, https://species-id.net/w/index.php?title=ASSIMINEIDAE&oldid=140825 , contributors (alphabetical order): Pensoft Publishers.

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@article{Vermeulen2015ZooKeys,
author = {Vermeulen, Jaap J. AND Liew, Thor-Seng AND Schilthuizen, Menno},
journal = {ZooKeys},
publisher = {Pensoft Publishers},
title = {Additions to the knowledge of the land snails of Sabah (Malaysia, Borneo), including 48 new species},
year = {2015},
volume = {},
issue = {531},
pages = {1--139},
doi = {10.3897/zookeys.531.6097},
url = {http://zookeys.pensoft.net/articles.php?id=6097},
note = {Versioned wiki page: 2017-04-10, version 140825, https://species-id.net/w/index.php?title=ASSIMINEIDAE&oldid=140825 , contributors (alphabetical order): Pensoft Publishers.}

}

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Taxonavigation

Ordo: Littorinimorpha
Familia: Assimineidae

Name

H. & A. AdamsWikispecies linkPensoft Profile

Short description

Shell very small to medium-sized, dextral, globose, ellipsoid, ovoid or conical, rarely almost discoid. Last whorl without a pore near the suture; on the inside usually without a constriction, rarely with a constriction (Anaglyphula). Sculpture absent, or fine spiral and/or radial sculpture present, sometimes with more distinct ribs and tubercles. Aperture usually angular above; peristome not or slightly thickened. Umbilicus closed or open, usually narrow. Operculum corneous, sometimes calcareous, usually paucispiral with an excentrical nucleus (Family description adapted from Fukuda and Ponder 2003[1] and Miranda et al. 2014[2]).

Habitat and distribution

In marine and intertidal environments, in the tropics also terrestrial. Globally distributed in temperate and tropical regions.

Remarks

We provide a review of the terrestrial Assimineidae native to Sabah.

Taxon Treatment

  • Vermeulen, J; Liew, T; Schilthuizen, M; 2015: Additions to the knowledge of the land snails of Sabah (Malaysia, Borneo), including 48 new species ZooKeys, (531): 1-139. doi


Other References

  1. Fukuda H, Ponder W (2003) Australian freshwater assimineids, with a synopsis of the Recent genus-group taxa of the Assimineidae (Mollusca: Caenogastropoda: Rissooidea). Journal of Natural History 37: 1977–2032. doi: 10.1080/00222930210125380
  2. Miranda N, van Rooyen R, MacDonald A, Ponder W, Perissinotto R (2014) Genetics and shell morphometrics of assimineids (Mollusca, Caenogastropoda, Truncatelloidea) in the St Lucia Estuary, South Africa. ZooKeys 419: 73–86. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.419.7556