Bythiospeum putei putei (Geyer, 1904)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Bythiospeum acuta Geyer, 1904


Now considered a synonym of Bythiospeum acicula (Richling et al., 2017).


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)

Last record: 1961 or before

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)





Biology & Ecology










Cowie, Robert H., Régnier, Claire, Fontaine, Benoît, and Bouchet, Philippe. (2017). Measuring the Sixth Extinction: what do mollusks tell us? The Nautilus 131(1): 3-41.

Falkner, G. 2011. Bythiospeum putei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2011: e.T155847A4854053. Downloaded on 25 December 2015.

Richling, Ira, Malkowsky, Yaron, Kuhn, Jacqueline, Niederhöfer, Hans-Jörg and Boeters, Hans D. (2017). A vanishing hotspot — the impact of molecular insights on the diversity of Central European Bythiospeum Bourguignat, 1882 (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Truncatelloidea). Organisms, Diversity & Evolution 17(1): 67-85. [Abstract]


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