Leiorhagium solemi Haase & Bouchet, 1998



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1928 (Bouchet et al., 2020)

IUCN RedList status: Extinct



New Caledonia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Haase, M. and Bouchet, P. (1998). Radiation of crenobiontic gastropods on an ancient continental island: the hemistomia-clade in New Caledonia (Gastropoda: Hydrobiidae). Hydrobiologia 367: 43-129.


Other references:

Bouchet, P. (2011). Leiorhagium solemi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2011: e.T177653A7463283. Downloaded on 17 May 2018.

Bouchet, P. 2020. Leiorhagium solemi (amended version of 2011 assessment). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T177653A176540948. Accessed on 30 June 2022.

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.

Régnier, Claire, Fontaine, Benoît and Bouchet, Philippe. (2009). Not Knowing, Not Recording, Not Listing: Numerous Unnoticed Mollusk Extinctions. Conservation Biology 23(5): 1214-1221.


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