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  Genus Marstonia

Species M. lustrica (+ M. decepta, + M. perlustrica, + M. gelida, + M. oneida, + M. greenensis, + M. walkeri)

Taxon Information

The Species M. lustrica 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

  • Marstonia lustrica, "IA, IL, IN, MA, ME, MI, MN, NY, OH, PA, VT, WI; Canada: MB, ON, NT, QC, NB" (Johnson et al., 2013).
  • Amnicola (Marstonia) lustrica, "Rather widely distributed over a large part of the State [Wisconsin], both in the Great Lakes and Mississippi drainages" (Baker, 1928).
  • Amnicola (Marstonia) lustrica decepta, "Northern and eastern part of the State [Wisconsin], as far as known" (Baker, 1928).
  • Amnicola (Marstonia) lustrica perlustrica, "Shores of Lake Superior and Michigan" (Baker, 1928).
  • Amnicola (Marstonia) gelida, "Known only from Spring Lake, east of Green Lake, Green Lake Co." (Baker, 1928).
  • Amnicola (Marstonia) oneida, "Known only from Devils Lake, Sauk Co." (Baker, 1928).
  • Amnicola (Marstonia) greenensis, "Not at present known outside of Wisconsin" (Baker, 1928).
  • Amnicola (Marstonia) walkeri, "Localities scattered, but mostly in the eastern part of the State" [Wisconsin] (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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