Diplommatina aurea Beddome, 1889



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1936 or before

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Palau (=Belau)


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.

Crombie, R.I. and Pregill, G.K. 1999. A checklist of the herpetofauna of the Palau Islands (Republic of Belau), Oceania. Herpetological Monographs 13: 29-80.

Rundell, RJ. 2010. Diversity and conservation of the land snail fauna of the western Pacific islands of Belau (Republic of Palau, Oceania). American Malacological Bulletin 28: 81-90.

Rundell, R.J. 2012. Diplommatina aurea. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2012: e.T6651A3135509. Downloaded on 26 December 2015.

Rundell, R.J. 2020. Diplommatina aurea (amended version of 2012 assessment). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T6651A176236565. Accessed on 27 July 2022.


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