WoRMS taxon details

Biomphalaria Preston, 1910

718742  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:718742)

accepted
Genus
Biomphalaria smithi Preston, 1910 (type by original designation)
Afroplanorbis Thiele, 1931 (a junior synonym of Biomphalaria)
Armigerus Clessin, 1886 (Placed on the Official List by Opinion 735, 1965, Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 22(2): 94, with the ruling that it does not have precedence over Biomphalaria Preston, 1910)
Australorbis Pilsbry, 1934 (a junior synonym of Biomphalaria)
Heterodiscus Westerlund, 1903 (Invalid: junior homonym of Heterodiscus Sharp, 1886 [Insecta])
Lateorbis F.C. Baker, 1945 (a junior synonym)
Obstructio Haas, 1939 (a junior synonym)
Planorbina Haldeman, 1842 (by direction under the plenary powers, not available for use in preference to Biomphalaria Preston, 1910, by any zoologist who considers the type-species of these two nominal genera to be congeneric)
Platytaphius Pilsbry, 1924 (a junior synonym of Biomphalaria)
Syrioplanorbis F.C. Baker, 1945 (a junior synonym of Biomphalaria)
Taphius H. Adams & A. Adams, 1855 (Placed on the Official List by Opinion 735, 1965, Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, 22(2): 94, with the ruling that it does not have precedence over Biomphalaria Preston, 1910)
Tropicorbis A.P. Brown & Pilsbry, 1914 (a junior synonym of Biomphalaria)
Species Biomphalaria albicans (L. Pfeiffer, 1848)
Species Biomphalaria alexandrina (Ehrenberg, 1831)
Species Biomphalaria amazonica Paraense, 1966
Species Biomphalaria andecola (d'Orbigny, 1835)
Species Biomphalaria angulosa Mandahl-Barth, 1957
Species Biomphalaria arabica (Melvill & Ponsonby, 1896)
Species Biomphalaria belizensis (Crosse & P. Fischer, 1878)
Species Biomphalaria boucardianus (Preston, 1907)
Species Biomphalaria camerunensis (C.R. Boettger, 1941)
Species Biomphalaria choanomphala (Martens, 1879)
Species Biomphalaria costata (Biese, 1951)
Species Biomphalaria cousini Paraense, 1966
Species Biomphalaria crequii (Courty, 1907)
Species Biomphalaria edisoni Estrada, Velasquez, Caldeira, Bejarano, Rojas & Carvalho, 2006
Species Biomphalaria equatoria (Cousin, 1887)
Species Biomphalaria fieldi (Tryon, 1863)
Species Biomphalaria glabrata (Say, 1818)
Species Biomphalaria gracilenta (Gould, 1855)
Species Biomphalaria hardmani (Wade, 1924) †
Species Biomphalaria havanensis (L. Pfeiffer, 1839)
Species Biomphalaria helophila (d'Orbigny, 1835)
Species Biomphalaria hondurasensis (Clessin, 1878)
Species Biomphalaria intermedia (Paraense & Deslandes, 1962)
Species Biomphalaria itaboraiensis (Mezzalira, 1946) †
Species Biomphalaria kirengensis Popova, 1981 †
Species Biomphalaria kuhniana (Clessin, 1883)
Species Biomphalaria nicaraguana (Morelet, 1851)
Species Biomphalaria occidentalis Paraense, 1981
Species Biomphalaria odhneri (Yen, 1969) †
Species Biomphalaria oligoza Paraense, 1974
Species Biomphalaria orbicula (Morelet, 1849)
Species Biomphalaria orbignyi Paraense, 1975
Species Biomphalaria pallida (C.B. Adams, 1846)
Species Biomphalaria panamensis Dunker, 1848
Species Biomphalaria peregrina (d'Orbigny, 1835)
Species Biomphalaria petenensis (Morelet, 1851)
Species Biomphalaria pfeifferi (Krauss, 1848)
Species Biomphalaria prona (Martens, 1873)
Species Biomphalaria raimondi (Philippi, 1869)
Species Biomphalaria retusus (Morelet, 1849)
Species Biomphalaria reversa Cabrera, Martínez & Norbis, 2016 †
Species Biomphalaria rhodesiensis Mandahl-Barth, 1957
Species Biomphalaria schrammi (Crosse, 1864)
Species Biomphalaria sericea (Dunker, 1848)
Species Biomphalaria smithi Preston, 1910
Species Biomphalaria stanleyi (Smith, 1888)
Species Biomphalaria straminea (Dunker, 1848)
Species Biomphalaria subprona (Martens, 1899)
Species Biomphalaria sudanica (Martens, 1870)
Species Biomphalaria tenagophila (d’Orbigny, 1835)
Species Biomphalaria tepicensis (E. von Martens, 1899)
Species Biomphalaria thermala (Biese, 1951)
Species Biomphalaria trigyra (Philippi, 1869)

Species Biomphalaria barthi D.S. Brown, 1973 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Biomphalaria obstructa (Morelet, 1849) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Biomphalaria salinarum (Morelet, 1868) (taxon inquirendum)
Species Biomphalaria tchadiensis (Germain, 1904) (taxon inquirendum)

Species Biomphalaria cristiani Fuentealba & Figueroa, 2012 (temporary name)

Species Biomphalaria elegans Mandahl-Barth, 1954 accepted as Biomphalaria choanomphala (Martens, 1879) (a junior synonym)
Species Biomphalaria grangei (Courty, 1907) accepted as Biomphalaria crequii (Courty, 1907)
Species Biomphalaria temascalensis Rangel-Ruiz, 1987 accepted as Biomphalaria havanensis (L. Pfeiffer, 1839) (a junior synonym of Biomphalaria havanensis)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Preston, H.B. (1910). LX.— Additions to the non-Marine molluscan fauna of British and German East Africa and Lake Abert Edward. Journal of Natural History Series 8. 6(35): 526-536., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/61726#page/540/mode/1up
page(s): 535 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Biomphalaria Preston, 1910. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=718742 on 2018-05-23
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original description Preston, H.B. (1910). LX.— Additions to the non-Marine molluscan fauna of British and German East Africa and Lake Abert Edward. Journal of Natural History Series 8. 6(35): 526-536., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/61726#page/540/mode/1up
page(s): 535 [details]   

original description  (ofTaphius H. Adams & A. Adams, 1855) Adams H. & Adams A. (1853-1858). The genera of recent Mollusca; arranged according to their organization. London, van Voorst. Vol. 1: xl + 484 pp.; vol. 2: 661 pp.; vol. 3: 138 pls. [Published in parts: Vol. 1: i-xl (1858), 1-256 (1853), 257-484 (1854). Vol. 2: 1-92 (1854), 93-284 (1855), 285-412 (1856), 413-540 (1857), 541-661 (1858). Vol. 3: pl. 1-32 (1853), 33-96 (1855), 97-112 (1856), 113-128 (1857), 129-138 (1858)]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/23923
page(s): 2:262 [details]   

original description  (ofArmigerus Clessin, 1886) Küster H.C., Dunker W. & Clessin S. (1841-1886). Die Familie der Limnaeiden enthaltend die Genera Planorbis, Limnaeus, Physa und Amphipeplea. — In: MARTINI & CHEMNITZ, Systematisches Conchylien Cabinet (Ed. 2), I.17: Tit.+430 pp., 55 Taf. (pp. 1-28 by Küster, pp. 35-62 by Dunker and pp. 29-34, 35a-36a and 63-430 by Clessin). , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/124333#/summary
page(s): 120 [details]   

original description  (ofObstructio Haas, 1939) Haas F. (1939). Malacological notes. Zoological Series of Field Museum of Natural History. 24(8): 93-103.
page(s): 100 [details]   

original description  (ofTropicorbis A.P. Brown & Pilsbry, 1914) Brown A.P., Pilsbry H.A. (1914). Fresh-water mollusks of the Oligocene of Antigua. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 66: 209-213., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18052#page/217/mode/1up
page(s): 212 [details]   

original description  (ofAustralorbis Pilsbry, 1934) Pilsbry H.A. (1934). Review of the Planorbidae of Florida, with notes on other members of the family. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 86: 29-66.
page(s): 55 [details]   

original description  (ofSyrioplanorbis F.C. Baker, 1945) Baker, F. C. (1945). The molluscan family Planorbidae / by Frank Collins Baker. Collation, revision, and additions by Harley Jones Van Cleave. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/30368#page/11/mode/1up
page(s): 88 [details]   

original description  (ofAfroplanorbis Thiele, 1931) Thiele, J. (1929-1935). Handbuch der systematischen Weichtierkunde. Jena, Gustav Fischer, 1154 pp. Vol. 1 part 1: 1-376 [between 4 September and 21 October 1929]; Vol. 1 part 2: 377-778 [before 31 October 1931]; Vol. 2 part 3: 779-1022 [before 19 January 1934]; Vol. 2 part 4: i-iv, 1023-1154, i-vi for volume 1 [before 27 March 1935]. Dates from Bieler, R. & Boss, K. J. (1989), Nemouria, 34.
page(s): 1: 480 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofPlatytaphius Pilsbry, 1924) Barbosa, F.; Hubendick, B.; Malek, E.; Wright, C. (1961). The generic names Australorbis, Biomphalaria, Platytaphius, Taphius and Tropicorbis (Mollusca, Planorbidae). Journal of Natural History Series 13. 4(42): 371-375., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222936108651121 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofAustralorbis Pilsbry, 1934) Barbosa, F.; Hubendick, B.; Malek, E.; Wright, C. (1961). The generic names Australorbis, Biomphalaria, Platytaphius, Taphius and Tropicorbis (Mollusca, Planorbidae). Journal of Natural History Series 13. 4(42): 371-375., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222936108651121 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofSyrioplanorbis F.C. Baker, 1945) Hubendick, B. (1955). Phylogeny in the Planorbidae. The Transactions of the Zoological Society of London. 28(6): 453-542., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1955.tb00004.x/full
page(s): 511 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofTropicorbis A.P. Brown & Pilsbry, 1914) Barbosa, F.; Hubendick, B.; Malek, E.; Wright, C. (1961). The generic names Australorbis, Biomphalaria, Platytaphius, Taphius and Tropicorbis (Mollusca, Planorbidae). Journal of Natural History Series 13. 4(42): 371-375., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222936108651121 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofTaphius H. Adams & A. Adams, 1855) Barbosa, F.; Hubendick, B.; Malek, E.; Wright, C. (1961). The generic names Australorbis, Biomphalaria, Platytaphius, Taphius and Tropicorbis (Mollusca, Planorbidae). Journal of Natural History Series 13. 4(42): 371-375., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222936108651121 [details]   

status source  (ofPlanorbina Haldeman, 1842) ICZN. (1965). Opinion 735: Biomphalaria Preston, 1910 (Gastropoda): grant under the plenary powers of precedence over Planorbina Haldeman, 1842, Taphius H. & A. Adams, 1855, and Armigerus Clessin, 1884. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature. 22: 94-99., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12222475#page/118/mode/1up
page(s): 94 [details]