Lymnaea Lamarck 1799 (pulmonate)

Gastropoda - Basommatophora - Lymnaeidae

Alternative spelling: Limneus

Parent taxon: Lymnaeidae according to P. Lozouet et al. 2001

See also Oostingh 1935, Sandberger 1875 and Shoshani et al. 1989

Sister taxa: Bulimnea, Galba, Lancinae, Lymnaeinae, Pseudosuccinea, Radix, Scalaxinae, Stagnicola, Valencienniinae

Subtaxa: Lymnaea dilatata Lymnaea longiscata Lymnaea palustris Lymnaea peregra Lymnaea strigosa

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Ecology: epifaunal

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Germany (2 collections), Spain (1), the United Kingdom (3), United States (5: Kansas, Michigan, Ohio, Texas, Virginia)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Egypt (1), Italy (1), Spain (4), the United Kingdom (1)

• Pliocene of Indonesia (1), Spain (2)

• Miocene of France (2), Germany (15), Hungary (2), the Russian Federation (1), Spain (1)

• Oligocene of Belgium (4)

• Eocene of France (3), Namibia (1), Spain (1), United States (5: Nevada, Wyoming)

• Cretaceous of Romania (1)

Total: 57 collections including 75 occurrences

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