Helicinidae


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Helicinidae

[‚hel·ə′sin·ə‚dē]
(invertebrate zoology)
A family of gastropod mollusks in the order Archeogastropoda containing tropical terrestrial snails.
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FAMILIA HELICINIDAE Helicina chrysocheila Binney MX; TS2, TS3, TS5; HB, HG, HH, 1851 HI; P2, P5, P8, P9; A3, A4, A10.
To obtain high enough expected values, the following families were combined: Endodontidae and Punctidae ("endodontoids"), Helicarionidae and Zonitidae ("zonitoids"), and Hydrocenidae and Helicinidae (prosobranchs).
The Hydrocenidae (Kauai only) were notably smaller than the Helicinidae and lay just above the line of equidimensionality (fig.
Los prosobranquios, con 10 especies, estuvieron representados por las familias Potamiidae (5), Helicinidae (4) y Megalomastomatidae (1), mientras que los pulmonados con 11 especies se distribuyeron en ocho familias (Cuadro 1).
Las familias Helicinidae, Zonitidae y Polygyridae presentaron tres especies endemicas, mientras que Haplotrematidae, Subulinidae, Bulimulidae y Xanthonycidae presentaron solo una.
The Helicinidae, Carychiidae, Achatinidae, Bradybaenidae, Bulimulidae, Cionellidae, Haplotrematidae, Helicidae, Oreohelicidae, Spiraxidae, Streptaxidae, Strobilopsidae, Thysanophoridae, Vallonidae (Gastropoda) in Texas.
Las 105 especies de gasteropodos terrestres del sur de Tamaulipas se distribuyen en 24 familias, y las mas numerosas en especies son: Spiraxidae con 20, Polygyridae con 11, Helicinidae con 10 y Pupillidae, Zonitidae y Subulinidae todas con siete especies.
CLASE GASTROPODA Cuvier, 1797 FAMILIA Helicinidae Lamarck, 1799 Helicina rostrata Morelet, 1851 (Hr, Centroamericana) Helicina tenuis (Pfeiffer, 1847) (Ht, Norteamericana y suramericana) Lucidella lirata (Pfeiffer, 1847) (ll, Norteamericana y suramericana) FAMILIA Poteriidae Gray, 1850 Neocyclotus dysoni nicaraguense Bartsch & Morrison, 1942 (Nd, Endemica) FAMILIA Strobilopsidae Pilsbry, 1893 Strobilops sp.