Paludina


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Pal`u`di´na


n.1.(Zool.) Any one of numerous species of freshwater pectinibranchiate mollusks, belonging to Paludina, Melantho, and allied genera. They have an operculated shell which is usually green, often with brown bands. See Illust. of Pond snail, under Pond.
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Uber oligopyrene und apyrene Spermien und uber ihre Entstehung nach Beobachtungen an Paludina und Pygaera.
Supplement to number one of "A monograph of the limniades, or freshwater univalve shells of North America", containing descriptions of apparently new animals in different classes, and the names and characters of the subgenera in Paludina and Anculosa.
Supplement to number one of a "monograph of the Limniades, or freshwater univalve shells of North America" containing descriptions of apparently new animals in different classes, and the names and characters of the subgenera in Paludina and Anculosa.
Mantell (1844) and gastropods assigned to Paludina from the province of Santander.