Glabrennea thomassetti Sykes, 1909:57



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Glabrennea thomasseti Sykes, 1909:57; Ennea thomassetti Sykes, 1909:57; Edentulina thomasetti Sykes, 1909:57; Gulella thomassetti Sykes, 1909:57


Conservation Status




Mahé, Seychelles


Listed as from Mayotte in the 1996 IUCN RedList book.


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Sykes, E.R., 1909. The land and freshwater Mollusca of the Seychelles archipelago.— Trans. Linn. Soc. Lond. (Zool.) 13: 57-64.


Other references:

Connolly, M. 1925. Notes on a collection of non-marine Mollusca from the islands of the Indian Ocean.— J. Conch., Lond 17: 257-266.

Eldredge, Niles. (1998). Life in the Balance: Humanity and the Biodiversity Crisis. Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

Gerlach, Justin. (2002). The rediscovery of ‘Gulellathomasetti. Colophon 3.

Gerlach, J. & A.C. van Bruggen. (1999). Streptaxidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Pulmonata) of the Seychelles Islands, western Indian Ocean. Zool. Verh. Leiden 328: 1-60, pl. 1, figs 1-27, tabs 1-16.

Germain, L., 1934. L’origine et la composition de la faune malacologique terrestre et fluviatile des Iles Séchelles.— 67e Congr. Soc. Sav. 113-133.


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