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  Family Neritidae

Genus Neritina

    Species N. clenchi -- North America.
    Species N. usnea -- North America.
    Species N. cariosa
    Species N. granosa
    Species N. vespertina
    Species N. meleagris
    Species N. pulligera
    Species N. reclivata
    Species N. virginea

Taxon Information

The Genus Neritina has been reported (or is assumed) to occur in fresh waters. This taxon has been reported from North America.

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

Literature Records

  • Neritina, [North America] (Johnson et al., 2013).
  • Neritina, "Florida and southern Georgia" (Brown & Lydeard, 2010).
  • Neritina, 1 species in FL, GA, MS (Smith, 2001).


  • 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.
  • Brown, K.M. & C. Lydeard. 2010. Mollusca: Gastropoda. [in] J.H. Thorp & A.P. Covich (eds.). Ecology and Classification of North American Freshwater Invertebrates, 3rd edition: 277-307.
  • Smith, D.G. 2001. Mollusca (Gastropods, pelecypods). Pennak's Freshwater Invertebrates of the United States, 4th edition: 327-400.

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