Lymnaea tomentosa hamiltoni Cumber, 1941



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: subfossil



Pyramid Valley, South Island, New Zealand


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Cumber, R. A. (1941). Two new species of fresh water molluscs from the Waikari moa swamp. Records of the Canterbury Museum New Zealnd 4(7): 359-360.


Other references:

Dell, R. K. (1956). The Fresh-water Mollusca of New Zealand. Parts II and III. Part II.- The Species Previously Assigned to the Genera Limnaea and Myxas. Transactions of the Royal Society of New Zealand 84(1): 71-90. [relevant citation?]

Powell, A. W. B. (1979). New Zealand Mollusca. Auckland, New Zealand: William Collins Publishers Ltd.

Winterbourn, M. J. (1973). A Guide to the Freshwater Mollusca of New Zealand. Tuatara 20(3): 141-158.


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