Taxonomy

Bulinus globosus is a member of the Gastropoda, Planorbidae, subfamily Bulininae, 

The shell is sinistral with a spire and a size of between 22.5 x 14mm.

Placed within the Bulinus africanus species group and similar to Bulinus africanus but copulatory organ with smaller penis sheath, being usually shorter and narrower than the preputium.