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Pila globosa

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Description

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Habitat

Biome: Terrestrial ; Freshwater [1].

Ecology: This species lives in permanent and temporary stagnant water bodies and uses dry areas for breeding. Adults survive the dry season buried in soil. A number of trematodes like Artyfechinostomum sufratyfese, Echinostoma cercaria , Cercaria andhraensis, C. pigmentata, Diplodiscus sp. , and Xiphidocercaria sp. are reported from this species (Subba Rao 1989).[1].

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Similar Species

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Members of the genus Pila

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Data Sources

Accessed through GBIF Data Portal December 08, 2007:

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Footnotes

  1. Budha, P.B., Madhyastha, A. & Dutta, J. 2010. Pila globosa. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 04 February 2012. [back]
Last Revised: 2014-04-19