Felipponea elongata (Dall, 1921)

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felipponea
Felipponea elongata.
Rio Uruguai, departamento de Paysand˙, Uruguail.
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felipponea
Male snail.
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felipponea
Male snail.
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Shell: Neritoid (the species name indicates this already).
The shell of this snail is quite heavy and thick.
Colour: olive green.
Operculum: corneous
Body: Dark.

Eggs: Aquatic eggs in gelatineous clutches.


 


Habitat:
Lives in streaming, oxigen rich water (hence to absense of a breathing siphon).
Distribution:
Rio Uruguai, departamento de Paysand˙, Uruguai

 

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