Segmentina

Segmentina

(seg'men-tī'nă),
A genus of freshwater pulmonate snails (family Planorbidae, subfamily Segmentininae); includes the species Segmentina hemisphaerula, an important intermediate host of Fasciolopsis buski.
[L. segmentum, fr. seco, to cut]
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Mulller) and Segmentina fllocincta (Sandberger) were identified.
Acella acuaria, Anisus vortex, Segmentina filocincta and Gyraulus albus indicate the existence of shallow, fresh and stagnant water conditions.