Advena campbelli nepeanensis Preston, 1913:527



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Advena nepeanensis (Preston, 1913:527); Advena campbellii nepeanensis Preston, 1913:527


Conservation Status


IUCN RedList status: Extinct



Nepean Island, off Norfolk Island, Australia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Preston, H. B. (1913). Characters of new genera and species of terrestrial Mollusca from Norfolk Island. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 8, 12: 522-538.


Other references:

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, 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.

Hyman, I. (2005). Taxonomy, systematics and evolutionary trends in Helicarionida (Mollusca, Pulmonata). Page(s) 1-583. Ph.D. Thesis. University of Sydney.

Iredale, Tom. (1945). The land Mollusca of Norfolk Island. The Australian Zoologist 2(1): 46-71.

Mollusc Specialist Group. 1996. Advena campbelli. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T524A13059373. Downloaded on 15 May 2018.

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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