RESEARCH PAPER
New taxa of freshwater molluscs from Armenia (Caenogastropoda: Truncatelloidea: Hydrobiidae)
Peter Glöer 1  
,   Ulrich Bößneck 2  
,   Frank Walther 3  
,   Marco Thomas Neiber 3  
 
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Biodiversity Research Laboratory, Hetlingen, Germany
2
Natural History Museum of Erfurt, Germany
3
Zoological Museum, Centre of Natural History, University of Hamburg, Germany
Submission date: 2015-07-25
Final revision date: 2015-11-04
Acceptance date: 2015-11-04
Publication date: 2015-12-04
 
Folia Malacol. 2016;24(1):3–8
 
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Only two hydrobiid species were known from Armenia, Shadinia terpoghassiani (Akramowski, 1952) and Shadinia akramowskii (Zhadin, 1952). Recent investigations in Armenia revealed two new species: Shadinia bjniensis n. sp. and Nicolaia schniebsae n. gen. n. sp. Both are described here and compared with all known hydrobiids from Armenia and adjacent countries.
 
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