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Tornelasmias capricorni Iredale, 1944

Capricorn snail (proposed)

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Extinct

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

Distribution

Lord Howe Island, New South Wales, Australia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. pp. 378. International Union for Conservation of Nature, 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.

Ponder, W. F. (1996a). Tornelasmias capricorni. In: IUCN 2013. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.1. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 27 July 2013.

Ponder, W.F. 1996b. Tornelasmias capricorni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T21996A9345780. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T21996A9345780.en. Downloaded on 25 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.

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