Fluminicola minutissimus Pilsbry, 1907:76

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Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: pre-1908



lower Snake River basin, Price Valley, Weiser Canyon, Washington County, Idaho, USA


Biology & Ecology




Lectotype: ANSP 94273

Paralectotypes: ANSP 398350






Original scientific description:

Pilsbry, H.A. 1907. A new species of Fluminicola. Nautilus 21:75-76.


Other references:

Cowie, Robert H., Régnier, Claire, Fontaine, Benoît, and Bouchet, Philippe. (2017). Measuring the Sixth Extinction: what do mollusks tell us? The Nautilus 131(1): 3-41.

Hershler, Robert and Frest, T. J. (1996). A review of the North American freshwater snail genus [i]Fluminicola[/i] (Hydrobiidae). Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 583: 1-41.

Hershler, Robert and Liu, Hsiu-Ping. (2017). Annotated Checklist of Freshwater Truncatelloidean Gastropods of the Western United States, with an Illustrated Key to the Genera.  Technical Note 449. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, National Operations Center, Denver, CO.

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 and E.S. Strong. 2013. Conservation status of freshwater gastropods of Canada and the United States.Fisheries 38: 247-282.


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