NB Checklist

Checklist: land molluscs of New Brunswick

Included in this checklist are 56 species of land snails and slugs known from New Brunswick. Those species with an asterisk (*) are introduced. This list is likely incomplete.

» Superfamily Ellobioidea
Family ELLOBIIDAE

  • Carychium exiguum (Say, 1822)
  • Carychium exile H.C. Lea, 1842

» Superfamily Succineoidea
Family SUCCINEIDAE

  • Mediappendix vermeta (Say, 1829)
  • Novisuccinea ovalis (Say, 1817)
  • Oxyloma gouldi Pilsbry, 1948
  • Oxyloma retusum (I. Lea, 1834)
  • Succinea wilsonii I. Lea, 1864

» Superfamily Cochlicopoidea
Family COCHLICOPIDAE

  • Cochlicopa (Cochlicopa) lubrica (Müller, 1774)

» Superfamily Pupilloidea
Family VALLONIIDAE

  • Planogyra asteriscus (Morse, 1857)
  • Vallonia costata (Müller, 1774)
  • Vallonia excentrica Sterki in Pilsbry, 1893*
  • Vallonia pulchella (Müller, 1774)*
  • Zoogenetes harpa (Say, 1824)

Family PUPILLIDAE

  • Pupilla (Pupilla) muscorum (Linnaeus, 1758)

Family STROBILOPSIDAE

  • Strobilops (Strobilops) labyrinthicus (Say, 1817)

Family VERTIGINIDAE

  • Columella edentula (Draparnaud, 1805)
  • Gastrocopta (Privatula) corticaria (Say, 1817)
  • Gastrocopta (Vertigopsis) tappaniana (C.B. Adams, 1842)
  • Vertigo (Vertigo) bollesiana (Morse, 1865)
  • Vertigo (Vertigo) cristata Sterki in Pilsbry, 1919
  • Vertigo (Vertigo) gouldii (A. Binney, 1843)
  • Vertigo (Vertigo) modesta (Say, 1824)
  • Vertigo (Vertigo) ventricosa (Morse, 1865)

» Superfamily Punctoidea
Family PUNCTIDAE

  • Punctum (Punctum) minutissimum (I. Lea, 1841)

Family DISCIDAE

Family HELICODISCIDAE

  • Helicodiscus (Helicodiscus) parallelus (Say, 1821)
  • Helicodiscus (Helicodiscus) shimeki Hubricht, 1962

» Superfamily Gastrodontoidea
Family EUCONULIDAE

  • Euconulus (Euconulus) fulvus (Müller, 1774)

Family GASTRODONTIDAE

  • Striatura (Striatura) milium (Morse, 1859)
  • Striatura (Pseudohyalina) exigua (Stimpson, 1850)
  • Striatura (Striaturops) ferrea Morse, 1864
  • Zonitoides (Zonitellus) arboreus (Say, 1817)
  • Zonitoides (Zonitoides) nitidus (Müller, 1774)

Family OXYCHILIDAE

  • Nesovitrea (Perpolita) binneyana (Morse, 1864)
  • Nesovitrea (Perpolita) electrina (Gould, 1841)
  • Oxychilus (Oxychilus) cellarius (Müller, 1774)*
  • Oxychilus (Oxychilus) draparnaudi (Beck, 1837)*

Family PRISTILOMATIDAE

  • Paravitrea (Paravitreops) multidentata (A. Binney, 1841)

»Superfamily Limacoidea
Family AGRIOLIMACIDAE

  • Deroceras (Deroceras) laeve (Müller, 1774)
  • Deroceras (Deroceras) reticulatum (Müller, 1774) *

Family LIMACIDAE

  • Lehmannia valentiana (Férussac in Férussac & Deshayes, 1822)*
  • Limax maximus Linnaeus, 1758*

Family VITRINIDAE

  • Vitrina angelicae (Beck, 1837)

» Superfamily Arionoidea
Family ARIONIDAE

  • Arion (Carinarion) circumscriptus Johnston, 1828*
  • Arion (Carinarion) fasciatus (Nilsson, 1823)*
  • Arion (Carinarion) silvaticus Lohmander, 1937*
  • Arion (Kobeltia) distinctus Mabille, 1868*
  • Arion (Kobeltia) hortensis aggregate*
  • Arion (Mesarion) subfuscus aggregate*

Family PHILOMYCIDAE

  • Pallifera dorsalis A. Binney, 1842
  • Philomycus flexuolaris Rafinesque, 1820

» Superfamily Helicoidea
Family HELICIDAE

Family HYGROMIIDAE

Family POLYGYRIDAE

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* An introduced species.