Australian Freshwater Molluscs

The snails and bivalves of Australian inland waters

Australian Freshwater Molluscs is an interactive resource aimed at facilitating the identification and information retrieval of the entire freshwater mollusc fauna.


  • identify to species level using wide range of
    available features
  • choose from several subsets of key to best meet your
  • navigate between key and fact sheet database in
    self-contained resource


  • covering all named Australian freshwater snails,
    limpets, mussels and clams
  • individual fact sheets for every Australian species
  • includes established exotic as well as potentially
    invasive species


  • more than 750 character illustrations to assist with
    your identification
  • each species is illustrated
  • distribution maps for all native species