Partula bicolor Pease, 1871



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Partula bicolor Garrett, 1884 (incorrect author and year)


Considered a synonym of P. varia by (Gerlach, 2016).


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)



Mariana Islands


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Pease, H. (1871). Descriptions of new species of land shells. American Journal of Conchology 7: 26-27.


Other references:

Garrett, A. (1884). The terrestrial Mollusca inhabiting the Society Islands. Journ. Acad. Nat. Sci., Phil. (ser. II) 9: 17-114.

Gerlach, Justin. (2016). Icons of Evolution: Pacific Island tree-snails, family Partulidae. Cambridge, U.K.: Phelsuma Press. [Description of new species] [List of synonyms]

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Partula bicolor Pease, 1871. Accessed at: on 2022-04-23


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