A new species of Eostrobilops Pilsbry, 1927 from China (Gastropoda: Pulmonata: Strobilopsidae)
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College of Food Science and Engineering, Wuhan Polytechnic University
Submission date: 2019-04-12
Final revision date: 2019-05-05
Acceptance date: 2019-05-23
Publication date: 2019-06-12
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Zhe-Yu Chen   

College of Food Science and Engineering, Wuhan Polytechnic University, No. 68 XueFu South Road, Dongxihu District, 430023 Wuhan, P. R. China
Folia Malacol. 2019;27(2):107-110
Eostrobilops zijinshanicus sp. nov. [紫金山始球果螺] is described and illustrated from Jiangsu (China), based on shell characters. The new species has strongly ribbed dorsal surface, parietal lamella extending deep into the shell, interparietal lamella nearly touching callus, infraparietal lamella present internally, and three basal folds. A key to extant Eostrobilops of mainland China is provided.
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