Image Number: 1316044

Photographer:
Descriptor:
Adult(s)
Description:
The ram's horn snail, Planorbella trivolvis, is a carrier of the Bolbophorus trematodes that infect farm-raised catfish. Two snails are seen here in their natural environment, on aquatic vegetation under water.
Image type:
Field

You must attribute the work in the manner specified (but not in any way that suggests endorsement).

Image location:
United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
Order: Stylommatophora
Family: Planorbidae
Genus: Planorbella
Subject: Planorbella trivolvis (Say, 1817)
Node Affiliation:
Image uploaded:
Monday, March 3, 2003
Image last updated:
Monday, December 11, 2006