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A new genus and species of aquatic cave-living snail from Tasmania (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Hydrobiidae)

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Ponder, WF 1992 , 'A new genus and species of aquatic cave-living snail from Tasmania (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Hydrobiidae)' , Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, vol. 126 , pp. 23-28 .

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Abstract

A new species and genus of hydrobiid snail, Pseudotricula eberhardi, is described from caves at Precipitous Bluff, southwestern Tasmania.
This is the first description of a subterranean mollusc from Australia.

Item Type: Article
Authors/Creators:Ponder, WF
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library
Journal or Publication Title: Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
ISSN: 0080-4703
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
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