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  Genus Valvata

Species V. tricarinata (+ V. mediocarinata)

Taxon Information

The Species V. tricarinata has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from Wisconsin.

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

Literature Records

  • Valvata tricarinata, "AR, CT, IA, ID, IL, IN, KS, KY, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MT, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, PA, RI, SD, VA, VT, WA, WI, WY; Canada: AB, BC, MB, NB, NT, ON, QC, SK" (Johnson et al., 2013).
  • Valvata tricarinata, [North Central United States] (Underhill et al., 1982).
  • Valvata tricarinata, (Clench, 1959).
  • Valvata tricarinata, "Apparently more abundant in the eastern part of the State [Wisconsin], but known from all drainage areas" (Baker, 1928).
  • Valvata tricarinata perconfusa, (Baker, 1928).
  • Valvata tricarinata unicarinata, (Baker, 1928).
  • Valvata tricarinata basalis, (Baker, 1928).
  • Valvata tricarinata infracarinata, (Baker, 1928).
  • Valvata tricarinata simplex, (Baker, 1928).
  • Valvata tricarinata mediocarinata, (Baker, 1928).


  • Johnson, P.D., A.E. Bogan, K.M. Brown, N.M. Burkhead, J.R. Cordeiro, J.T. Garner, P.D. Hartfield, D.A.W. Lepitzki, G.L. Mackie, E. Pip, T.A. Tarpley, J.S. Tiemann, N.V. Whelan & E.E. Strong. 2013. Conservation Status of Freshwater Gastropods of Canada and the United States. Fisheries 38(6): 247-282.
  • Underhill, J.C., W.D. Schmid & D.E. Gilbertson. 1982. Taxonomic Keys to the Common Animals of the North Central States, exclusive of the parasitic worms, terrestrial insects, and birds, 4th edition. 205 pp.
  • Clench, W.J. 1959. Mollusca. [in] W.T. Edmondson (ed.). Ward & Whipple Fresh-Water Biology, 2nd edition: 1117-1160.
  • Baker, F.C. 1928. The fresh water Mollusca of Wisconsin. Part I. Gastropoda. Bulletin of the Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey 70(1): i-xx, 1-507.

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