Partula nucleola Garrett, 1884



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Partula taeniata nucleola Garrett, 1884


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


Conservation Status

Extinct in the wild or invalid (synonym)

IUCN RedList status: Extinct in the Wild



French Polynesia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

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


Other references:

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. pp. 378. International Union for Conservation of Nature, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

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

Gouveia, Ana Rita Peres Cardoso. (2011). Investigation of the Factors Affecting the Population Dynamics of Captive Partula Snails. Thesis, Imperial College London. 123 pp.

Mollusc Specialist Group. 1996. Partula taeniata ssp. nucleola. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T16348A5609348. Downloaded on 01 October 2016.


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