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Physella  Haldeman, 1842
Taxonomic Serial No.: 76698

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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: 1999   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                         GenusPhysella Haldeman, 1842  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Physella acuta (Draparnaud, 1805) – European physa 
                            Species Physella ancillaria (Say, 1825) – pumpkin physa 
                            Species Physella bermudezi (Aguayo, 1935) – lowdome physa 
                            Species Physella bottimeri (Clench, 1924) – Comanche physa 
                            Species Physella boucardi (Crosse and P. Fischer, 1881) – desert physa 
                            Species Physella columbiana (Hemphill, 1890) – rotund physa 
                            Species Physella conoidea (P. Fischer and Crosse, 1886) – Texas physa 
                            Species Physella cooperi (Tryon, 1865) – olive physa 
                            Species Physella costata (Newcomb, 1861) – ornate physa 
                            Species Physella cubensis (Pfeiffer, 1839) – Carib physa 
                            Species Physella globosa (Haldeman, 1841) – globose physa 
                            Species Physella gyrina (Say, 1821) – tadpole physa 
                            Species Physella hendersoni (Clench, 1925) – bayou physa 
                            Species Physella heterostropha (Say, 1817) – pewter physa 
                            Species Physella hordacea (I. Lea, 1864) – grain physa 
                            Species Physella humerosa (Gould, 1855) – corkscrew physa 
                            Species Physella integra (Haldeman, 1841) – ashy physa 
                            Species Physella johnsoni (Clench, 1926) – striate physa 
                            Species Physella lordi (Baird, 1863) – twisted physa 
                            Species Physella magnalacustris (Walker, 1901) – Great Lakes physa 
                            Species Physella mexicana (Philippi, 1841) – polished physa 
                            Species Physella microstriata (Chamberlin and E. G. Berry, 1930) – Fish Lake physa 
                            Species Physella osculans (Haldeman, 1841) – cayuse physa 
                            Species Physella parkeri (Currier, 1881) – broadshoulder physa 
                            Species Physella propinqua (Tryon, 1865) – Rocky Mountain physa 
                            Species Physella sayi   
                            Species Physella spelunca (Turner and Clench, 1974) – cave physa 
                            Species Physella squalida (Morelet, 1851) – squalid physa 
                            Species Physella traski (I. Lea, 1864) – sculpted physa 
                            Species Physella utahensis (Clench, 1925) – Utah physa 
                            Species Physella vinosa (Gould, 1847) – banded physa 
                            Species Physella virgata (Gould, 1855) – protean physa 
                            Species Physella virginea (Gould, 1847) – sunset physa 
                            Species Physella wrighti Te and Clarke, 1985 – hotwater physa 
                            Species Physella zionis (Pilsbry, 1926) – wet-rock physa 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Physella   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Physella   

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