Ogasawarana capsula (Pilsbry, 1902)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient



Hahajima Island, Bonin Islands (=Ogasawara Islands), Japan


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Pilsbry, H. A. (1902). New land Mollusca from Japan and the Bonin Islands. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 54: 25-32.

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.

Groombridge, B. (ed.). (1994). 1994 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Minato, H. (1980). Helicinidae of the Ogasawara Islands, with the Descriptions of Five New Species. Venus (Japanese Journal of Malacology) 38(4): 235-246.

Minato, H. (1988). A systematic and bibliographic list of the Japanese land snails. H. Minato, Shirahama, 294 pp., 7 pls.

Mollusc Specialist Group. (1996). Ogasawarana capsula. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T15171A4498895. Downloaded on 15 May 2018.

MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Ogasawarana capsula (Pilsbry, 1902). Accessed at: on 2022-04-23


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