Aquatic Snails

GASTROPODS
CLASS GASTROPODA
Freshwater Snails in Alabama

Order Architaenioglossa

Live-bearing Snails - Family Viviparidae 

Applesnails - Family Ampullariidae

Order Neotaenioglossa

Hornsnails, Riversnails, and Rocksnails - Family Pleuroceridae

Pebblesnails - Family Hydrobiidae

Seep Snails - Family Pomatiopsidae

Order Heterostropha

Valvatas - Family Valvatidae

Order Basommatophora

Pondsnails - Family Lymnaeidae

Pouch Snails - Family Physidae

Ramshorn Snails -Family Planorbidae

Freshwater Limpets - Family Ancylidae

Note: In Alabama, it is illegal to release or stock or move any fish,
mussel, snail or crayfish to any public waters without a permit.

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