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Cochlicopa lubrica (Müller, 1774)
Thin Pillar
Family: Cochlicopidae
Species account author: Robert Forsyth.


© Robert Forsyth     (Photo ID #6399)


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Distribution of Cochlicopa lubrica in British Columbia in British Columbia

Species Information

Shell minute, very glossy, translucent brown; spindle-shaped; aperture without denticles inside; lip thickened inside by an opaque rib.


Open, disturbed sites


North America, Europe, N Asia, N Africa

Status Information

Origin StatusProvincial StatusBC List
(Red Blue List)
NativeS5YellowNot Listed

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Synonyms and Alternate Names

Helix lubrica Muller, 1774

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