Belgrandiella robusta Radoman, 1975

Osikowski, Artur, Hofman, Sebastian, Rysiewska, Aleksandra, Sket, Boris, Prevorčnik, Simona & Falniowski, Andrzej, 2018, A case of biodiversity overestimation in the Balkan Belgrandiella A. J. Wagner, 1927 (Caenogastropoda: Hydrobiidae): molecular divergence not paralleled by high morphological variation, Journal of Natural History 52 (5 - 6), pp. 323-344: 336

publication ID 10.1080/00222933.2018.1424959

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Belgrandiella robusta Radoman, 1975


Belgrandiella robusta Radoman, 1975   (= B. cf. robusta   )

( Figures 2k, l, o View Figure 2 ; 3a – f View Figure 3 )


Shell ovate conic – ovate, apex moderately pointed, spire low, whorls moderately tumid, body whorl broad, peristome continuous, columellar section in a form of callus, outer lip simple, umbilicus narrow, slit-lie or closed, shell thick-walled, operculum reddish.

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Type locality: Veliki Obrh, a big source by the Vrhnika village , in LoŠka Dolina (LoŠka valley), east of the Cereknica Basin, Slovenia   .


Endemic to Slovenia.