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Amnicola limosus (mud amnicola)

Synonyms: Amnicola ferruginea; Amnicola limosa; Amnicola orbiculata; Lagochilus studeri; Lyogyrus limosus; Paludina limosa; Paludina porata

Wikipedia Abstract

Amnicola limosus, common name the mud amnicola, is a species of very small aquatic snail, an operculate gastropod mollusk in the family Hydrobiidae.
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Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Edwin S. George Reserve 1297 Michigan, United States



Alosa pseudoharengus (kyack)[1]
Coregonus hoyi (Bloater)[1]
Cottus cognatus (Anadyr sculpin)[1]
Lepomis gibbosus (kiver)[2]
Myoxocephalus quadricornis (Alaska fourhorn sculpin)[1]
Osmerus mordax (Rainbow smelt)[1]
Perca flavescens (Yellow perch)[1]


Parasitized by 
Apophallus brevis[3]


North America;



Attributes / relations provided by
1NOAA, Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory
2Variation in resource abundance affects diet and feeding morphology in the pumpkinseed sunfish (Lepomis gibbosus), Gary G. Mittelbach, Craig W. Osenberg, and Peter C. Wainwright, Oecologia (1992) 90: 8-13
3Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Protected Areas provided by Edwin S. George Reserve, University of Michigan, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
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Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access