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Leptoxis  Rafinesque, 1819
Taxonomic Serial No.: 71601

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Anculosa Say, 1821
    Nitocris H. Adams & A. Adams, 1854
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2020   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassGastropoda Cuvier, 1797 – gastropods, slugs, snails, escargots, gastéropodes, limaces, caracol, caramujo, lesma  
                            SuperfamilyCerithioidea J. Fleming, 1822  
                               FamilyPleuroceridae P. Fischer, 1885  
                                  GenusLeptoxis Rafinesque, 1819  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Species Leptoxis ampla (Anthony, 1855) – Round Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis arkansensis (Hinkley, 1915) – Arkansas Mudalia 
                                     Species Leptoxis carinata (Bruguiere, 1792) – Crested Mudalia 
                                     Species Leptoxis clipeata (H. H. Smith in Goodrich, 1922) – Agate Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis compacta (Anthony, 1854) – Oblong Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis coosaensis (Lea, 1861)  
                                     Species Leptoxis dilatata (Conrad, 1835) – Seep Mudalia 
                                     Species Leptoxis foremani (Lea, 1843) – Interrupted Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis formosa (Lea, 1860) – Maiden Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis ligata (Anthony, 1860) – Rotund Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis lirata (H. H. Smith in Goodrich, 1922) – Lirate Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis minor (Hinkley, 1912) – Knob Mudalia 
                                     Species Leptoxis occultata (H. H. Smith in Goodrich, 1922) – Bigmouth Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis picta (Conrad, 1834) – Spotted Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis plicata (Conrad, 1834) – Plicate Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis praerosa (Say, 1821) – Onyx Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis showalterii (Lea, 1860) – Coosa Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis torrefacta (H. H. Smith in Goodrich, 1922) – Squat Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis trilineata (Say, 1829) – Broad Mudalia 
                                     Species Leptoxis umbilicata (Wetherby, 1876) – Umbilicate Rocksnail 
                                     Species Leptoxis virgata (Lea, 1841) – Smooth Mudalia 
                                     Species Leptoxis vittata (Lea, 1860) – Striped Rocksnail 

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Leptoxis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Johnson, Paul D., Arthur E. Bogan, Kenneth M. Brown, Noel M. Burkhead, James R. Cordeiro, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title: Conservation Status of Freshwater Gastropods of Canada and the United States   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Fisheries, vol. 38, no. 6   
  Page(s): 247-282   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0363-2415   
  Reference for: Leptoxis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Strong, Ellen, and Charles Lydeard  
  Publication Date: 2019   
  Article/Chapter Title: Pleuroceridae P. Fischer, 1885   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Freshwater Mollusks of the World: A Distributional Atlas   
  Page(s): 75-80   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9781421427317   
  Reference for: Leptoxis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Leptoxis   

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