wildlife

Endemic Snails

The River is home to 12 identified endemic or exclusively native, snails. These snails call only the St. Johns River home. Two of these are located in the Wekiwa Springs: the Wekiwa Hydrobe Aphaostracon monas (Pilsbry, 1899) and Wekiwa Siltsnail Floridobia wekiwae (Thompson, 1968).

Endemic Snails