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Freshwater mussels from South America: state of the art of Unionida, specially Rhipidodontini
Unionida is the most diverse clade of freshwater bivalves. Among the groups occurring in South America, one with the highest number of species is Rhipidodontini (Hyriidae, Unionida, Paleoheterodonta,Expand
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Freshwater snails and schistosomiasis mansoni in the State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: I-- Metropolitan mesoregion.
In order to elaborate a planorbid chart of the State of Rio de Janeiro a survey of freshwater gastropods in the Metropolitan Mesoregion of this State was performed and revealed the occurrence of 20Expand
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Freshwater snails and schistosomiasis mansoni in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: V -- Norte Fluminense Mesoregion.
In this paper, the fifth of a series dealing with the survey of freshwater gastropods of the state of Rio de Janeiro, the results of collections carried out in the Norte Fluminense Mesoregion fromExpand
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Estado atual do conhecimento dos ancilídeos na América do Sul (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Basommatophora)
Ancylids are widespreaded pateliforms basommatophorans in lentic and lotic continental freshwater habitats. This paper shows a list of South American species based on literature revision and personalExpand
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First record and range extension of the freshwater limpet Gundlachia radiata (Guilding, 1828) (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Planorbidae) from southeast Brazil
We report the first records of Gundlachia radiata (Guilding, 1828), a freshwater limpet, from the state of Rio de Janeiro, which extends its distribution to Southeast Brazil.
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Gundlachia dutrae: n. sp. from northwest Brazil (Mollusca: Basommatophora: Ancylidae)
A new species of Gundlachia, Gundlachia dutrae is described from northwest Brazil. It is distinguishable from other congenerie species by characteristics of the shell, radula and internal organs.Expand
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Freshwater snails and Schistosomiasis mansoni in the state of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: III--Baixadas Mesoregion.
In this paper, the third of a series dealing with the survey of freshwater gastropods of the state of Rio de Janeiro, the results of collections carried out in the Mesoregion Baixadas from 2000 toExpand
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Ferrissia fragilis (Tryon, 1863): a freshwater snail cryptic invader in Brazil revealed by morphological and molecular data
The results of our study confirm the occurrence of the cryptic invader Ferrissia fragilis (Tryon, 1863) in Brazil, a species of worldwide geographical distribution and with poorly known morphologyExpand
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