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Quintalia stoddartii (Gray, 1834:65)

Stoddart's helicarionid land snail

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Caracolla stoddartii Gray, 1834:65; Quintalia stoddartii intermedia Preston, 1913

 

The genus Quintalia was erected by (Preston, 1913).

 

Conservation Status

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

IUCN RedList status: Extinct

 

The genus is believed to be extinct.

 

Distribution

Norfolk Island, Australia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Gray, J. E. (1834). [Exhibition of an extensive series of land and freshwater shells regarded as hitherto undescribed]. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 1834: 63-68.

 

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.

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.

Iredale, Tom. (1945). The land Mollusca of Norfolk Island. The Australian Zoologist 2(1): 46-71.

MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Quintalia stoddartii (J. E. Gray, 1834). Accessed at: https://www.molluscabase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1150027 on 2022-03-26

Mollusc Specialist Group. (1996). Quintalia stoddartii. In: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. (http://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 28 January 2012.

Neuweger, Diana, White, Peter and Ponder, Winston F. (2001). Land snails from Norfolk Island sites. In: The Prehistoric Archaeology of Norfolk Island, Southwest Pacific, ed. Atholl Anderson and Peter White. Records of the Australian Museum, Supplement 27: 115-122.

Preston, H. B. (1913). Characters of new genera and species of terrestrial Mollusca from Norfolk Island. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 8, 12: 522-538.

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

https://rsnz.natlib.govt.nz/volume/rsnz_47/rsnz_47_00_008420.html

 

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