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Achatinella caesia Gulick, 1858

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Achatinella concidens Gulick; Achatinella formosa Gulick; Achatinella cognata Gulick; Achatinella scitula Gulick; Achatinella cervina Gulick

 

Conservation Status

Last record: "rare by 1900"; early 1900's (Mollusc Specialist Group, 1996)

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

Oahu, Hawaiian Islands, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

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.

Groombridge, B. (ed.). 1994. 1994 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.
 
IUCN. 1990. IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Mollusc Specialist Group. (1996a). Achatinella caesia. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 19 September 2011.

Mollusc Specialist Group. 1996b. Achatinella caesia. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T173A13041958. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T173A13041958.en. Downloaded on 26 June 2021.

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

Wells, S.M., Pyle, R.M. and Collins, N.M. (compilers) 1983. The IUCN Invertebrate Red Data Book. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

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