Ancylus fluviatilis


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Noun1.Ancylus fluviatilis - minute conical gastropod superficially resembling a limpet but living and feeding on freshwater plantsAncylus fluviatilis - minute conical gastropod superficially resembling a limpet but living and feeding on freshwater plants
gastropod, univalve - a class of mollusks typically having a one-piece coiled shell and flattened muscular foot with a head bearing stalked eyes
Ancylus, genus Ancylus - type genus of the family Ancylidae: river limpet
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The energetic physiology or scope for growth (SFG), has been studied in gastropods such as Ancylus fluviatilis (Calow, 1975), Bullia digitalis (Stenton-Dozey & Brown, 1988), Buccinum undatum (Kideys, 1998), Chorus giganteus (Navarro et al., 2002, 2006), Concholepas concholepas (Navarro & Torrijos, 1995), Haliotis tuberculata (Peck et al., 1987), Haliotis midae (Barkai & Griffiths, 1987, 1988), Haliotis fulgens (Farias et al., 2003), Nassarius conoidalis (Liu et al., 2011; Zhang et al., 2015), Nassarius siquijorensis (Liu et al., 2011), Patella vulgata (Davies et al., 1990), Planorbis contortus (Calow, 1975), Polinices duplicatus (Huebner & Edwards, 1981) and Thais lapillus (Stickle & Bayne, 1982).
DNA was extracted from six individuals of three freshwater invertebrate species using a modified salt-extraction protocol (Sunnucks and Hales, 1996): one specimen of Ancylus fluviatilis O.
Caddisflies Notidobin cilinris, Ithytrichia lamnllaris, Hydroptila sp., mayflies Heptagenin sulphurea, water beetles Elmis sp., molluscs Ancylus fluviatilis and dipterans Dicranota bimaculata species were absent from the sites in and below dams.
Species belonging to class 3 inhabit pristine conditions, species belonging to class 2 remain indifferent or gain biomass under moderate eutrophication, and species belonging to class 1 may be dominant over other species in heavily eutrophicated conditions Taxon Sensitivity Alderia modesta 3 Ancylus fluviatilis 3 Argulus spp.