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  Superfamily Cerithioidea

Family Pachychilidae

Taxon Information

The Family Pachychilidae has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has not been reported from North America.

(These statements were generated automatically from the WInvertebrates database.)

Literature Records

  • Pachychilidae, [Neotropical, Afrotropical, Oriental, Ausrtalasian; "165-225 described species" worldwide] (Strong et al., 2008).


  • Strong, E.E., O. Gargominy, W.F. Ponder & P. Bouchet. 2008. Global diversity of gastropods (Gastropoda; Mollusca) in freshwater. Hydrobiologia 595: 149-166. [Available online]

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