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Marstonia  Baker, 1926
Taxonomic Serial No.: 70533

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                               SuperfamilyTruncatelloidea Gray, 1840  
                                  FamilyHydrobiidae Stimpson, 1865  
                                     GenusMarstonia Baker, 1926  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Marstonia agarhecta F. G. Thompson, 1969 – Ocmulgee Marstonia 
                                        Species Marstonia angulobasis F. G. Thompson, 2005 – Angled Marstonia 
                                        Species Marstonia arga F. G. Thompson, 1977 – Ghost Marstonia 
                                        Species Marstonia castor F. G. Thompson, 1977 – Beaverpond Marstonia 
                                        Species Marstonia comalensis (Pilsbry and Ferriss, 1906) – Comal Marstonia, Comal Siltsnail 
                                        Species Marstonia gaddisorum F. G. Thompson, 2005 – Emily's Marstonia 
                                        Species Marstonia halcyon F. G. Thompson, 1977 – Halcyon Marstonia 
                                        Species Marstonia hershleri (F. G. Thompson, 1995) – Coosa Pyrg 
                                        Species Marstonia letsoni (Walker, 1901) – Gravel Pyrg 
                                        Species Marstonia lustrica (Pilsbry, 1890) – Boreal Marstonia 
                                        Species Marstonia ogmorhaphe F. G. Thompson, 1977 – Royal Marstonia, Royal Springsnail 
                                        Species Marstonia olivacea (Pilsbry, 1895) – Olive Marstonia 
                                        Species Marstonia ozarkensis (Hinkley, 1915) – Ozark Pyrg 
                                        Species Marstonia pachyta F. G. Thompson, 1977 – Armored Marstonia 
                                        Species Marstonia scalariformis (Wolf, 1870) – Moss Pyrg 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Marstonia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Johnson, Paul D., Arthur E. Bogan, Kenneth M. Brown, Noel M. Burkhead, James R. Cordeiro, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title: Conservation Status of Freshwater Gastropods of Canada and the United States   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fisheries, vol. 38, no. 6   
  Page(s): 247-282   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0363-2415   
  Reference for: Marstonia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Thompson, Fred G., and Robert Hershler  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title: Two Genera of North American Freshwater Snails: Marstonia Baker, 1926, Resurrected to Generic Status, and Floridobia, New Genus (Prosobranchia: Hydrobiidae: Nymphophilinae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Veliger, vol. 45, no. 3   
  Page(s): 269-271   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0042-3211   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Marstonia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilke, Thomas, and Diana Delicado  
  Publication Date: 2019   
  Article/Chapter Title: Hydrobiidae Stimpson, 1865   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Freshwater Mollusks of the World: A Distributional Atlas   
  Page(s): 111-117   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9781421427317   
  Reference for: Marstonia   

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