The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Amastra ovatula Cooke, 1933

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1945

 

Distribution

Kauai, Hawaiian Islands, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Cowie, R.H., N.L. Evenhuis, C.C. Christensen. 1995. Catalog of the Native Land and Freshwater Molluscs of the Hawaiian Islands. Backhuys Publishers: Leiden, The Netherlands. 248 pp.

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.

Johnson, R.I. 1996. Types of land and freshwater mollusks from the Hawaiian islands in the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 155(4): 159-214.

Régnier, C., Bouchet, P., Hayes, K. A., Yeung, N. W., Christensen, C. C., Chung, D. J. D., Fontaine, B. and Cowie, R. H. (2015). Extinction in a hyperdiverse endemic Hawaiian land snail family and implications for the underestimation of invertebrate extinction. Conservation Biology 29(6): 1715-1723.

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