My Website

Welcome to our site! We hope to offer you the best and most accurate information on the snail species Daedalochila hippocrepis. D. hippocrepris is a rare snail that is only found in a very small area in Texas. The name Daedalochila hippocrepis has a distinct meaning behind it. Daedalochila is derived from Latin roots meaning intricate lip (pers.comm.), and hippocrepis meaning horseshoe (State College of Florida, 2012).  Its uniqueness is astounding from its tiny size to the very detailed shell. Click on each of the sections to the left to discover the many characteristics of D. hippocrepris. We hope you enjoy learning about D.hippocrepris as much as we did!  

                                                 Go to Classification!  

 For more information please visit:  

North American Land Snail Links for information on other snails found in North America

Multiple Organisms for other websites made by University of Wisconsin-La Crosse students  

Encyclopedia of Life for further information of snail species and many other animals

Please Contact Us for any further questions- Enjoy!