SNAILPOP – Search for Great Pond Snail populations

Dear MoFA members, dear friends of malacology!

Help in locating occurrences of the Great Pond Snail Lymnaea stagnalis is requested:
Prof. Seppälä and his team from the University of Innsbruck are examining the effects of heat waves on snails and their parasites in the research project SNAILPOP.

If 5 or more specimens of L. stagnalis are found at a location in Austria or adjacent Bavaria, please complete the following survey form:

Detailed information and data entry form

If you have further questions, please contact

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