Taxon profile


Helicopsis striata (O. F. Müller, 1774)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Gastropoda - gastropods »  order Pulmonata - pulmonates »  family Hygromiidae »  genus Helicopsis

Least Concern


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Moderately umbilicated, closely, rather sharply costulate, a little shining, white, sometimes fasciate and radiate with brown, base white-banded, apex corneous; whorls 4,5-5, slightly convex, rather rapidly increasing, the last wider, rounded, scarcely descending in front; peristome acute, very thinly labiate within. Diam. 9,5 mm.
Middle Europe.
Tryon, G.W, 1888. Manual of Conchology. Second Series. Volume 4.; Helicidae, Volume II.
Author: Jan Delsing

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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [428745]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Helicopsis striata (O.F. Muller, 1774)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [157067]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Helicopsis striata (O.F. Müller, 1774)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Helicopsis striata (Müller, 1774)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Helicopsis striata (O. F. MÜLLER, 1774)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013
CZ EN Farkač J., Král D. & Škorpík M. (eds.) (2005): List of threatened species in the Czech Republic. Invertebrates, Agentura ochrany přírody a krajiny ČR, Praha, 760 pp. [as Helicopsis striata (O. F. Müller, 1774)]
CZ Horsák M., Juřičková L., Beran L., Čejka T. & Dvořák L. (2010): Komentovaný seznam měkkýšů zjištěných ve volné přírodě České a Slovenské republiky [], Malacologica Bohemoslovaca, Suppl. 1: 1–37. [as Helicopsis striata (O. F. Müller, 1774)]
EN Irikov A., Eröss Z. (2008): An Updated and Annotated Checklist of Bulgarian Terrestrial Gastropods (Mollusca: Gastropoda), Folia Malacologica, Vol. 16(4) [as Helicopsis striata (O. F. Müller, 1774)]
Data retrieved on: 22 February 2009

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