Coneuplecta turrita palauensis Baker, 1941



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1936 or before

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)



Palau (=Belau)


Biology & Ecology










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.

Rundell, R. J. (2005). The land snails of Belau: Survey of the 16 states.

Rundell, R. J. (2008). Cryptic diversity, molecular phylogeny and biogeography of the rock- and leaf litter-dwelling land snails of Belau (Republic of Palau, Oceania). Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B 363: 3401-3412.

Rundell, R. 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, R. J. (2012). Coneuplecta turrita. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2012: e.T199618A2606897. Downloaded on 25 December 2015.

Smith, B. D. (1993). Working list of the terrestrial gastropods of Palau, Caroline Islands. Working List No. 4. Dickinson Memorial Mollusc Collection, Marine Laboratory, University of Guam.


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