Reassignment of Three Species and One Subspecies of Philippine Land Snails to the Genus Acmella Blanford, 1869 (Gastropoda: Assimineidae)

Authors

  • Kurt Auffenberg Florida Museum of Natural History, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32611, USA
  • Barna Páll-Gergely Plant Protection Institute, Centre for Agricultural Research, Herman Ottó Street 15, Budapest, H-1022, HUNGARY

Keywords:

Philippines, Hydrocenidae, Assimineidae, Georissa, Acmella

Abstract

Three species of non-marine snails (Georissa subglabrata Möllendorff, 1887, G. regularis Quadras & Möllendorff, 1895, and G. turritella Möllendorff, 1893) and one subspecies (G. subglabrata cebuensis Möllendorff, 1887) from the Philippines are reassigned from Georissa Blanford 1864 (Hydrocenidae Troschel, 1857) to Acmella Blanford, 1869 (Assimineidae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1856) based on shell characters.

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2020-11-11

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Auffenberg, K. ., & Páll-Gergely, B. (2020). Reassignment of Three Species and One Subspecies of Philippine Land Snails to the Genus Acmella Blanford, 1869 (Gastropoda: Assimineidae). Tropical Natural History, 20(3), 223–227. Retrieved from https://li01.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/tnh/article/view/243510

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