Pyrgulopsis chupaderae Taylor, 1987

Chupadera springsnail



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: August 1999

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient



Willow Spring and an unnamed spring, Chupadera Mountains, Socorro County, New Mexico, USA


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Taylor, D. W. (1987). Fresh-water mollusks from New Mexico and vicinity. New Mexico Bureau of Mines & Mineral Resources Bulletin 116. 


Other references:

Lang, B. K. (2002). Status of aquatic mollusks of New Mexico. Completion Report (E-20, 5-9) submitted to the Division of Federal Aid, U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Albuquerque, NM.

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish. (1988). Handbook of species endangered in New Mexico. Account B-302.

Taylor, D. W. (1983). Endangered species: status investigation of mollusks of New Mexico. Professional Service Contract Nos. 519-69-01 and 519-69-01-A.

Mollusc Specialist Group. (1996). Pyrgulopsis chupaderae. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. ( Downloaded on 27 July 2013.


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