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Partula salifana Crampton, 1925

Guam tree-snail, Mount Alifana partula

 

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Partula salifera Crampton, 1925 [orth. error]

 

Conservation Status

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

Guam, Mariana Islands, Micronesia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Crampton, H. E. (1925). Studies on the Variation, Distribution, and Evolution of the Genus Partula. The Species of the Mariana Islands, Guam and Saipan. Publication 228a, Carnegie Institution of Washington.

 

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.

Gerlach, Justin. (2016). Icons of Evolution: Pacific Island tree-snails, family Partulidae. Cambridge, U.K.: Phelsuma Press. [Description of new species] [List of synonyms]

Kerr, Alexander M. (2013). The partulid tree snails (Partulidae: Stylommatophora) of the Mariana Islands, Micronesia. University of Guam Marine Laboratory Technical Report 152: vii + 22 pp.

Kerr, Alexander M. (ed.). (2015). Extracts concerning the Mariana Island species from Yoshio Kondo's (1955) A Revision of the Partulidae. University of Guam Marine Laboratory Technical Report 160: viii + 25 pp.

Kondo, Yoshio. (1955). A Revision of the Family Partulidae (Gastropoda, Pulmonata). Ph.D. thesis, Harvard University. xvi + 218 p., 33 pl.

Mollusc Specialist Group. (1996). Partula salifana. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 29 August 2012.

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

Smith, B. (2000). Partula salifera. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 29 August 2012.

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