WoRMS taxon details

Lymnaea stagnalis (Linnaeus, 1758)

181582  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:181582)

accepted
Species
Helix stagnalis Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Limnaea stagnalis var. minor von Martens, 1882 (unavailable; a junior homonym of Limnaea stagnalis var. minor Kobelt, 1871)
Limneus major Jeffreys, 1830 (a junior synonym)
Lymnaea (Lymnaea) stagnalis (Linnaeus, 1758)· accepted, alternate representation
Lymnaea lepida (Gould, 1847) (a junior synonym)
Lymnaea stagnalis stagnalis (Linnaeus, 1758)· accepted, alternate representation
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
(of Helix stagnalis Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 774 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Note Europe, in lentic waterbodies (“Habitat in...  
Type locality Europe, in lentic waterbodies (“Habitat in Europae stagnis”; Linnaeus, 1758: 774) [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Lymnaea stagnalis (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=181582 on 2020-09-28
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original description  (of Helix stagnalis Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886
page(s): 774 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

original description  (of Limnaea tenella Hutton, 1884) Hutton, F. W. (1884). The fresh water shells of New Zealand belonging to the family Limnaeidae. <em>The New Zealand Journal of Science (1) 2 (4): 175.</em>  [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. baltica Lindström, 1868) Lindström, G. (1868). Om Gotlands nutida Mollusker, 48 pp., pl. 1-3. Wisby (Theodor Norrby).
page(s): 22 [details]   

original description  (of Stagnicola vulgaris Hartmann, 1840) Hartmann, J.D.W. (1840-1844). Erd- und Süsswasser-Gasteropoden der Schweiz. Mit Zugabe einiger merkwürdigen exotischen Arten, i-xx, 1-36, pl. 1-2 [30-06-1840]; 37-116, pl. 13-36 [1841]; 117-156, pl. 37-60 [1842]; 157-204, pl. 61-72 [1843]; 205-227, pl. 73-84 [1844]. St. Gallen., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15269077
page(s): 19 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. aquarii Colbeau, 1865) Colbeau J. (1865). Excursions et découvertes malacologiques faites en quelques localités de la Belgique. <em>Annales de la Société malacologique de Belgique.</em> 1: 23–120., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7237229
page(s): 34, pl. 2, fig. 6 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea psilia Bourguignat, 1862) Bourguignat, J.-R. (1862). Notice monographique sur les Limnées d'Europe du groupe de la Limnaea stagnalis. <em>Revue et Magasin de Zoologie, Série 2.</em> 14: 54–63., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2706915
page(s): 61 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. arenaria Colbeau, 1865) Colbeau J. (1865). Excursions et découvertes malacologiques faites en quelques localités de la Belgique. <em>Annales de la Société malacologique de Belgique.</em> 1: 23–120., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7237229
page(s): 34, pl. 2, fig. 5 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea berlani Bourguignat, 1870) Bourguignat, J.-R. (1870). Aperçu sur la faune malacologique du Bas Danube. <em>Annales de Malacologie.</em> 1 [1870-1884] (1): 36-76, pls 3-4. [April] Paris., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16253030
page(s): 44-45 [details]   

original description  (of Lymnaea stagnalis brunsoni Russell, 1967) Russell R.H. (1967). A new subspecies of Lymnaea stagnalis from Montana. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 80(4): 125–126.
page(s): 125, figs. 1-5 [details]   

original description  (of Lymnaea jugularis Say, 1817) Say, T. (1817). Conchology. - In: Nicholson, W.: American edition of the British Encyclopedia, or, dictionary of arts and sciences comprising an accurate and popular view of the present improved state of human knowledge. First Edition, A-3 - C-6 [= 1-20], pl. [1-4].
page(s): 6 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Lymneus appressus Say, 1821) Say T. (1821). Description of univalve shells of the United States. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 2(1): 149-179., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36831337
page(s): 168 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea colpodia Bourguignat, 1862) Bourguignat, J.-R. (1862). Notice monographique sur les Limnées d'Europe du groupe de la Limnaea stagnalis. <em>Revue et Magasin de Zoologie, Série 2.</em> 14: 54–63., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2706915
page(s): 59 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea borealis Bourguignat, 1862) Bourguignat, J.-R. (1862). Notice monographique sur les Limnées d'Europe du groupe de la Limnaea stagnalis. <em>Revue et Magasin de Zoologie, Série 2.</em> 14: 54–63., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2706915
page(s): 56 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea elophila Bourguignat, 1862) Bourguignat, J.-R. (1862). Notice monographique sur les Limnées d'Europe du groupe de la Limnaea stagnalis. <em>Revue et Magasin de Zoologie, Série 2.</em> 14: 54–63., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2706915
page(s): 57 [details]   

original description  (of Limnea lepida Gould, 1847) Gould, A.A. (1847). Descriptions of the following species of Limniadae, from the Collection of the Exploring Expedition. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 2: 210-212. Boston., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/9490894
page(s): 211 [details]   

original description  (of Lymnaea stagnalis sanctaemariae B. Walker, 1892) Walker, B. (1892). The shell bearing Mollusca of Michigan. The Nautilus, 6(3): 31-35, plate 1.
page(s): 31, pl. 1, figs. 4-5 [details]   

original description  (of Lymnaea stagnalis wasatchensis F. C. Baker, 1911) Baker, F.C. (1911). The Lymnaeidae of North and Middle America, recent and fossil The Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago, 539 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18164581
page(s): 152, pl. 20, figs. 10-12 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. occidentalis Hemphill, 1890) Hemphill H. (1890). New species of western Limniades. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 4(3): 25-27.
page(s): 26 [details]   

original description  (of Lymnaea stagnalis var. higleyi F. C. Baker, 1905) Baker, F.C. (1905). New species of Lymnaea. The Nautilus, 18(12): 141-142.
page(s): 142 [details]   

original description  (of Lymnaea stagnalis var. lillianae F. C. Baker, 1910) Baker, F.C. (1910). A new variety of Lymnaea stagnalis. The Nautilus, 23(9): 112-113.
page(s): 112 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea callopleura Locard, 1883) Locard, A. (1883). Malacologie des lacs de Tibériade, d'Antioche et d'Homs, Syrie. Archives du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle de Lyon, 3: 195-293, pls 19bis, 20-23. Lyon
page(s): 287 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea chantrei Locard, 1883) Locard, A. (1883). Malacologie des lacs de Tibériade, d'Antioche et d'Homs, Syrie. Archives du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle de Lyon, 3: 195-293, pls 19bis, 20-23. Lyon
page(s): 279, pl. XXIII, figs. 11–16 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea homsiana Locard, 1883) Locard, A. (1883). Malacologie des lacs de Tibériade, d'Antioche et d'Homs, Syrie. Archives du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle de Lyon, 3: 195-293, pls 19bis, 20-23. Lyon
page(s): 281, pl. XXIII, figs. 20–25 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea lagodeschina Locard, 1883) Locard, A. (1883). Malacologie des lacs de Tibériade, d'Antioche et d'Homs, Syrie. Archives du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle de Lyon, 3: 195-293, pls 19bis, 20-23. Lyon
page(s): 280, pl. XXIII, figs. 17–19 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis f. fasciata Merkel, 1908) Merkel E. (1908). Eine gebänderte Limnaea. <em>Nachrichtsblatt der Deutschen Malakozoologischen Gesellschaft.</em> 40: 78-80.
page(s): 79 [details]   

original description  (of Lymnaea stagnalis var. perampla B. Walker, 1908) Walker B. (1908). New Michigan Lymnaeas. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 22: 4-9.
page(s): 8; pl. 2, figs. 5-6 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaeus speciosus Rossmässler, 1835) Rossmässler, E. A. (1835-1837). Iconographie der Land- & Süßwasser- Mollusken, mit vorzüglicher Berücksichtigung der europäischen noch nicht abgebildeten Arten. (1) 1 (1): VI + 1-132. pl. 1-5 [≥ Apr. 1835]; (1) 1 (2): 6 + 1-26. pl. 6-10 [≥ Aug. 1835]; (1) 1 (3): 4 + 1-33. pl. 11-15 [≥ Mar. 1836]; (1) 1 (4): 4 + 1-27. pl. 16-20 [≥ Sept. 1836]; (1) 1 (5/6): 4 + 1–70. pl. 21–30 [≥ Jul. 1837]. [Dresden und Leipzig (Arnoldische Buchhandlung)].
page(s): 1(1): 96, fig. 50 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. expansilabris von Martens, 1882) Martens, E. von. (1882). Über centralasiatische Mollusken. <em>Mémoires de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St. Pétersbourg, series 7.</em> 30 (11): 1-65. St. Petersburg., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46871758
page(s): 32, pl. 4, fig. 2 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. minor von Martens, 1882) Martens, E. von. (1882). Über centralasiatische Mollusken. <em>Mémoires de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St. Pétersbourg, series 7.</em> 30 (11): 1-65. St. Petersburg., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/46871758
page(s): 33, pl. 4, fig. 1 [details]   

original description  (of Limneus tommasellii Menegozzi, 1855) Menegazzi, L. (1855). Malacologia veronese. Rapporto letto nella tornata del 14 settembre 1854, I-XIII, 1-334, Tav. I-II. Verona. (Vicentini & Franchini).
page(s): 288 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. variegata Hazay, 1880) Hazay, J. (1880). Die Molluskenfauna von Budapest. Malakozoologische Blätter, Neue Folge, 3: 1-69, 160-183, pl. 1-9.
page(s): 161, pl. 10, figs. 1‒10; pl. 11, figs. 1‒11; pl. 13, fig. 4 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea vulgata Servain, 1882) Servain, G. (1882 ["1881"]). Histoire malacologique du lac Balaton en Hongrie. 1-125 + Errata [1 p.]. Poissy (S. Lejay)., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10985928
page(s): 45 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea anglica Mabille, 1880) Mabille, J. (1880). Testarum novarum europaearum diagnoses. Guide du Naturaliste (Revue Bibliographique des Sciences Naturelles), 2 (3): 62-65. Paris [15 February] [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea slavonica Servain, 1882) Servain, G. (1882 ["1881"]). Histoire malacologique du lac Balaton en Hongrie. 1-125 + Errata [1 p.]. Poissy (S. Lejay)., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10985928
page(s): 46 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea (Limnus) stagnalis var. angulosa Clessin, 1877) Clessin, S. (1876-1877). Deutsche Excursions-Mollusken-Fauna. [Auflage 1]. Nürnberg (Bauer & Raspe, 581 + Vorwort (2 pp.). [part 1: 1-144 (1876); part 2: 145-288 (1876); part 3: 289-432 (1877); part 4: 433-581 + Vorwort (2 pp.) (1877)].
page(s): 356, fig. 201 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea (Limnus) stagnalis var. ampliata Clessin, 1877) Clessin, S. (1876-1877). Deutsche Excursions-Mollusken-Fauna. [Auflage 1]. Nürnberg (Bauer & Raspe, 581 + Vorwort (2 pp.). [part 1: 1-144 (1876); part 2: 145-288 (1876); part 3: 289-432 (1877); part 4: 433-581 + Vorwort (2 pp.) (1877)].
page(s): 355, fig. 199 [details]   

original description  (of Lymnaeus karpinskii Siemaschko, 1847) Siemaschko, J. v. (1847). Beitrag zur Kenntniss der Konchyliens Russlands. <em>Bulletin de la Société Impériale des Naturalistes de Moscou.</em> 20(1): 93-131, pl. 1-3., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34369569
page(s): 103 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. umbilicata Hutton, 1905) Hutton W.H. (1905). Limnaea stagnalis var. umbilicata. <em>Journal of Conchology.</em> 11: 144.
page(s): 144 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea acicula G. B. Sowerby II, 1872) Sowerby, G. B., II. (1872). Monograph of the genus <i>Limnaea</i>. <em>Conchologia iconica, or, Illustrations of the shells of molluscous animals.</em> vol. 18: pls 2-6 [Mar 1872], pls 1, 7-15 [Dec 1872], unpaginated text. [publication dates by Petit, 2009]., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8209501
page(s): pl. 4, figs. 21a–b [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. torsa Westerlund, 1871) Westerlund C.A. (1871). Exposé critique des mollusques de terre et d'eau douce de la Suède et de la Norvége. <em>Nova Acta Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Upsaliensis.</em> series 3, 8(1): 1–200.
page(s): 108 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. vulgaris Westerlund, 1871) Westerlund C.A. (1871). Exposé critique des mollusques de terre et d'eau douce de la Suède et de la Norvége. <em>Nova Acta Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Upsaliensis.</em> series 3, 8(1): 1–200.
page(s): 108 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. rhodani Kobelt, 1871) Kobelt W. (1871). Zur Kenntniss der europäischen Limnäen. II. L. stagnalis Linné. <em>Malakozoologische Blätter.</em> 18: 108–119.
page(s): 118, pl. 3, fig. 11 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. alata Westerlund, 1871) Westerlund C.A. (1871). Exposé critique des mollusques de terre et d'eau douce de la Suède et de la Norvége. <em>Nova Acta Societatis Regiae Scientiarum Upsaliensis.</em> series 3, 8(1): 1–200.
page(s): 109 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. producta Colbeau, 1859) Colbeau J.A.J. (1859). Materiaux pour la faune malacologique de Belgique. <em>Bruxelles: chez l'auteur.</em> 12 pp.
page(s): 10 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea tasmanica Tenison Woods, 1876) Tenison Woods, J. E. (1876). On the freshwater shells of Tasmania. <em>Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania.</em> 1875: 66-82., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12289039
page(s): 70 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea succineaeformis G.B. Sowerby II, 1872) Sowerby, G. B., II. (1872). Monograph of the genus <i>Limnaea</i>. <em>Conchologia iconica, or, Illustrations of the shells of molluscous animals.</em> vol. 18: pls 2-6 [Mar 1872], pls 1, 7-15 [Dec 1872], unpaginated text. [publication dates by Petit, 2009]., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8209501
page(s): pl. 8, fig. 55 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. taurinensis Pollonera, 1889) Pollonera C. (1889). Elenco dei molluschi fluviatili viventi in Piemonte. <em>Bollettino dei Musei di Zoologia et Anatomia comparata della R. Universita di Torino.</em> 4(72): 1-16., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11658164
page(s): 5 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea stagnalis var. productissima Roffiaen, 1868) Roffiaen, F. (1868). Mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles recueillis en Suisse. <em>Annales de la Societe malacologique du Belgique.</em> 3, 65-84., available online at http://archive.org/stream/annalesdelasoci031868soci#page/n67/mode/2up
page(s): 78, pl. I, fig. 5 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea colpodia var. solida Germain, 1903) Germain L. (1903). Ètude sur les mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles vivants des environs d'Angers et du départment de Maine-et-Loire. <em>Bulletin de la Société des sciences naturelles de l'Ouest de la France.</em> Series 2, 3: 1–238., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5859397
page(s): 150 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea colpodia var. hyalina Germain, 1903) Germain L. (1903). Ètude sur les mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles vivants des environs d'Angers et du départment de Maine-et-Loire. <em>Bulletin de la Société des sciences naturelles de l'Ouest de la France.</em> Series 2, 3: 1–238., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5859397
page(s): 150 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea colpodia var. nigra Germain, 1903) Germain L. (1903). Ètude sur les mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles vivants des environs d'Angers et du départment de Maine-et-Loire. <em>Bulletin de la Société des sciences naturelles de l'Ouest de la France.</em> Series 2, 3: 1–238., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5859397
page(s): 150 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea westerlundi Locard, 1893) Locard, A. (1893). Conchyliologie française. [I]. Les coquilles des eaux douces et saumâtres de France. Description des familles, genres et espèces, 1-327. Paris (J.-B. Baillière)
page(s): 18 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea (Lymnus) stagnalis var. subfusca Moquin-Tandon, 1856) Moquin-Tandon, A. (1855-1856). Histoire naturelle des mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles de France, Tome premier (1): i-viii, 1-14 + Atlas: 1-16, pl. 1-9 (12 April 1855); (2): 145-256 + Atlas: 17-32, pl. 10-18 (4 May 1855); (3): 257-416 + Atlas: 33-48, pl. 19-27 (1 August 1855). Tome second (4): i-iii, 1-176 + Atlas: 49-64, pl. 28-36 (10 September 1855); (5): 177-368 + Atlas: 65-80, pl. 37-45 (2 January 1856); (6): 369-646 + Atlas: i-iii, 81-92, pl. 46-54 (9 April 1856). Paris (J.-B. Baillière)., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/32068638
page(s): 471 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea variegata var. acuminata Germain, 1903) Germain L. (1903). Ètude sur les mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles vivants des environs d'Angers et du départment de Maine-et-Loire. <em>Bulletin de la Société des sciences naturelles de l'Ouest de la France.</em> Series 2, 3: 1–238., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5859397
page(s): 153 [details]   

original description  (of Limnaea debilis var. minor Germain, 1903) Germain L. (1903). Ètude sur les mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles vivants des environs d'Angers et du départment de Maine-et-Loire. <em>Bulletin de la Société des sciences naturelles de l'Ouest de la France.</em> Series 2, 3: 1–238., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/5859397
page(s): 155 [details]   

original description  (of Limneus lacustris S. Studer, 1820) Studer, S. (1820). Kurzes Verzeichnis der bis jetzt in unserm Vaterlande entdeckten Conchylien. Naturwissenschaftlicher Anzeiger der Allgemeinen Schweizerischen Gesellschaft für die Gesammten Naturwissenschaften, 3 (11): 83-90; (12): 91-94. Bern [1 May; 1 June]. [reprinted as a separate work under the title: Systematisches Verzeichniss der bis jetzt bekannt gewordenen Schweizer-Conchylien. Bern (Stämpfli: 32 pp. > 5 April)]
page(s): 27 (reprint) [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Limneus major Jeffreys, 1830) Jeffreys, J. G. (1830). A synopsis of the testaceous pneumonobranchous Mollusca of Great Britain. <em>Transactions of the Linnean Society of London.</em> 16: 323-392., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2267914
page(s): 375 [details]   

additional source Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. <em>in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia.</em> Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   

additional source Glöer P. & Pešić V. (2012) The freshwater snails (Gastropoda) of Iran, with descriptions of two new genera and eight new species. <i>ZooKeys</i> 219: 11–61. [4 September 2012] [details]   

additional source Baker, F.C. (1911). The Lymnaeidae of North and Middle America, recent and fossil The Chicago Academy of Sciences, Chicago, 539 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/18164581
page(s): 136, pl. XIX, figs. 1-3 [details]   
 
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Type locality Europe, in lentic waterbodies (“Habitat in Europae stagnis”; Linnaeus, 1758: 774) [details]
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Albanian kërmilli i madh i kënetës  [details]
Danish stor mosesnegl  [details]
Dutch gewone poelslak  [details]
English swamp lymnaeagreat pondsnail  [details]
German SpitzschlammschneckeSpitzhornSchlammschneckeSpitzhornGroße Schlammschnecke  [details]
Russian Прудовик большой, или озерный  [details]
Swedish stor dammsnäcka  [details]
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