Anthinus turnix (Gould, 1846)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Bulimus turnix Gould, 1846; Gonyostomus turnix (Gould, 1846)


Conservation Status

Missing (Régnier et al., 2009; Cowie et al., 2017)





Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Gould, A.A. (1846). A species of Bulimus, from the Organ Mountains, Brazil, lately presented to the Society by Mrs. A. H. Everett. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History, 2: 101.

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.

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

Salvador, R. B., Colley, E. and Simone, L. R. L. (2018). Terrestrial mollusks from the region of Corumbá and Maciço du Urucum, SW Brazil. Journal of Conchology 43(1): 71-88.

Simone, L. R. L. (2006). Land and Freshwater Molluscs of Brazil. Editora Grafíca Bernardi, FAPESP. São Paulo. 390 pp.


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