Allopeas

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Allopeas, common name the "awl snails", is a genus of small, tropical, air-breathing land snails, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusks in the family Achatinidae.[3]

Allopeas
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Allopeas gracile
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Allopeas

Synonyms[citation needed]

Lamellaxis Strebel & Pfeffer, 1882[2]

SpeciesEdit

The genus Allopeas includes the following species:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Baker H. B. (1935). "Jamaican land snails, 3." Nautilus 48(3): 84.
  2. ^ Strebel, H., & Pfeffer G.J. (1882). Beitr. Mexik. Land- u. Süssw. Conch. 5: 109.
  3. ^ Bank, R. (2017). Classification of the Recent terrestrial Gastropoda of the World. Last update: July 16 2017.. World Register of Marine Species, Retrieved 10 January 2019.
  4. ^ "Allopeas clavulinum (Potiez and Michaud, 1838)". ITIS, accessed 10 October 2010.
  5. ^ "Allopeas gracile (Hutton, 1834)". ITIS, accessed 10 October 2010.
  6. ^ Naggs F. (1992). "Tortaxis Pilsbry, 1906 and Allopeas Baker, 1935 (Mollusca, Gastropoda): proposed conservation by the designation of a neotype for Achatina erecta Benson, 1842". Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 49: 258-260.
  7. ^ "Allopeas mauritianum (Pfeiffer, 1852)". ITIS, accessed 10 October 2010.
  8. ^ Robinson D. G., Hovestadt A., Fields A. & Breure A. S. H. (July 2009). "The land Mollusca of Dominica (Lesser Antilles), with notes on some enigmatic or rare species". Zoologische Mededelingen 83 http://www.zoologischemededelingen.nl/83/nr03/a13 Archived 2011-10-07 at the Wayback Machine
  9. ^ Witte V.; Janssen R.; Eppenstein A.; Maschwitz U. (2002). "Allopeas myrmekophilos (Gastropoda, Pulmonata), the first myrmecophilous mollusc living in colonies of the ponerine army ant Leptogenys distinguenda (Formicidae, Ponerinae)". Insectes Sociaux. 49 (4): 301–305. doi:10.1007/PL00012646.

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