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Leptoxis picta (Painted Rocksnail)

Synonyms: Anculosa picta; Anculosa taeniata; Leptoxis taeniata

Wikipedia Abstract

The painted rocksnail, scientific name Leptoxis taeniata, is a species of freshwater snail with a gill and an operculum, an aquatic gastropod mollusk in the family Pleuroceridae. This species is endemic to the United States, specifically the state of Alabama. The snail has been listed as threatened on the United States Fish and Wildlife Service list of endangered species since October 28, 1998.
View Wikipedia Record: Leptoxis picta

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Leptoxis picta

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