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  Genus Bithynia

Species B. tentaculata (+ B. magnalacustris)

Taxon Information

The Species B. tentaculata 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

  • Bulimus tentaculata, "... from the Hudson River in N.Y., west to Ill. and north into Ontario" (Clench, 1959).
  • Bulimus tentaculatus magnalacustris, "Winnebago Lake, Calumet and Winnebago counties; Lake Butte des Morts; Sturgeon Bay, Door Co. ...; Green Bay ...; Kenosha Co., Lake Michigan" (Baker, 1928).


  • 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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