Lake Limpet - Acroloxus lacustris

    Description

    A small limpet like snail with a hood shaped shell.

    Identification difficulty
    Habitat

    Freshwater ponds and lakes.

    When to see it

    All year round.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain except in the far north.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map