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Tristramella simonis ssp. intermedia Steinitz & Ben-Tuvia

Lake Hula Tristramella (Tristramella simonis ssp. intermedia)

This subspecies of the Short Jaw Tristramella (Tristramella simonis (Günther)) was endemic to the Lake Hula (or Huleh) in Israel.

The species died out when the lake was drained in the 1950s for agricultural purposes. 


edited: 07.05.2021