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elimia crenatella

Elimia crenatella

Elimia crenatella NatureServe Explorer Species Reports — NatureServe Explorer is a source for authoritative conservation information on more than 50,000 plants, animals and ecological communtities of the U.S and Canada. NatureServe Explorer provides in-depth information on rare and endangered species, but includes common plants and animals too. NatureServe Explorer is a product of NatureServe in collaboration with the Natural Heritage Network.

ITIS Reports — ITIS (the Integrated Taxonomic Information System) is a source for authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.The shell color is dark brown to black, often purple in the aperture, and without banding. The aperture is small and ovate. The lacy elimia is easily distinguished from other Elimia species by a combination of characters (i.e., size, ornamentation, color).

FWS Digital Media Library — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Digital Library is a searchable collection of selected images, historical artifacts, audio clips, publications, and video. The lacy elimia also known as the lacey elimia, scientific name Elimia crenatella, 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.

Detailed information
Full Name: Lacy elimia (Elimia crenatella)
Where found: Wherever found
Critical Habitat:N/A
Species Group:Snails
Current listing status
Status Date Listed Lead Region Where Listed
Threatened 10/28/1998 Southeast Region (Region 4) Wherever found
  • States/US Territories in which the Lacy elimia, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: Alabama
  • US Counties in which the Lacy elimia, Wherever found is known to or is believed to occur: View All
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