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  Genus Valvata

Species V. bicarinata

Taxon Information

The Species V. bicarinata 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 bicarinata, "AL, AR, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY, MI, NC, NJ, NY, PA, TN, VA, WI" (Johnson et al., 2013).
  • Valvata bicarinata, "The typical form has not yet been found in Wisconsin" (Baker, 1928).
  • Valvata bicarinata normalis, "At present known only from Winnebago Lake and vicinity, and from near Milwaukee" (Baker, 1928).
  • Valvata bicarinata perdepressa, "Confined to Lake Michigan. Lake Michigan shore near Wisconsin-Illinois line and Lake Michigan shore near Sturgeon Bay, Door Co." (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.
  • 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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