The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Leptachatina acuminata (Gould, 1847:200)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Achatinella acuminata Gould, 1847:200

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1926

 

Distribution

Kauai, Hawaiian Islands, USA

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

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.

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.

Yeung, Norine W., Cowie, Robert H., Hayes, Kenneth A. and Strong, Ellen E. (2017). Type Specimens of Hawaiian Land Snails in the Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, with Lectotype Designations. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 647, vi + 34 pages, 11 ļ¬gures.

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