Aaadonta fuscozonata depressa Solem, 1976



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1936

Rediscovered in 2005

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered



Palau, Caroline Islands


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Solem, A. (1976). Endodontoid land snails from Pacific islands (Mollusca: Pulmonata: Sigmurethra). Part I. Family Endodontidae. Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago.


Other references:

Rundell, Rebecca J. (2005). The Land Snails of Belau: Survey of the 16 States. Report. Distributed to Federal, State and Local Governments and NGOs, Republic of Palau. 19 pp. [automatic download]

Rundell, Rebecca J. (2010). Diversity and conservation of the land snail fauna of the western Pacific islands of Belau (Republic of Palau, Oceania). American Malacological Bulletin 28: 81-90.

Rundell, Rebecca J. (2012). Aaadonta fuscozonata ssp. depressa. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. ( Downloaded on 02 June 2013.


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