Plectostoma dindingensis Liew, Vermeulen, Marzuki & Schilthuizen, 2014


Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Plectostoma dindingense Liew, Vermeulen, Marzuki & Schilthuizen, 2014


Conservation Status


Last record: 1997

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



around Kampung Bukit Dinding?, Jerantut, Pahang, Malaysia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Liew, T., Vermeulen, J., Marzuki, M. and Schilthuizen M,. (2014). A cybertaxonomic revision of the micro-landsnail genus Plectostoma Adam (Mollusca, Caenogastropoda, Diplommatinidae), from Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra and Indochina. ZooKeys 393: 1-107.


Other references:

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.

Thorseng, L. 2014. Plectostoma dindingensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T58600514A58628606. Downloaded on 26 December 2015.


<< Back to the Caenogastropoda database