Flammulina crebriflammis, copyright Tony Wills.

Belongs within: Punctoidea.

Flammulina is an Australasian genus of small snails with a thin, globose to depressed shell with few, rapidly widening whorls.

<==Flammulina Martens 1873 BR05
|–*F. phlogophora (Pfeiffer 1850) [=Helix phlogophora] BR17
|–F. alpina Suter 1904 P61
|–F. chiron (Gray 1850) P61
|–F. compressivoluta (Reeve 1852) P61
|–F. cornea (Hutton 1883) P61
|–F. costulata (Hutton 1883) P61
|    |–F. c. costulata P61
|    `–F. c. parva Suter 1909 P61
|–F. crebriflammis (Pfeiffer 1853) P61
|–F. feredayi (Suter 1891) P61
|    |–F. f. feredayi P61
|    `–F. f. glacialis (Suter 1891) P61
|–F. jacquenetta (Hutton 1883) P61
|–F. lateaperta Dell 1955 P61
|–F. olivacea (Suter 1892) P61
|–F. perdita (Hutton 1883) P61
|–F. pilsbryi Suter 1894 P61
|–F. sorenseni Powell 1955 P61
`–F. zebra (Le Guillou 1842) P61

*Type species of generic name indicated


[BR05] Bouchet, P., & J.-P. Rocroi. 2005. Classification and nomenclator of gastropod families. Malacologia 47 (1–2): 1–397.

[BR17] Bouchet, P., J.-P. Rocroi, B. Hausdorf, A. Kaim, Y. Kano, A. Nützel, P. Parkhaev, M. Schrödl & E. E. Strong. 2017. Revised classification, nomenclator and typification of gastropod and monoplacophoran families. Malacologia 61 (1–2): 1–526.

[P61] Powell, A. W. B. 1961. Shells of New Zealand: An illustrated handbook 4th ed. Whitcombe and Tombs Limited: Christchurch.

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