Land snail (Oestophora mariae)

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Land snail fact file

Land snail description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderStylommatophora
FamilyTrissexodontidae
GenusOestophora (1)

Information on Oestophora mariae is being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Land snail status

This species is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. IUCN Red List (December, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Oestophora mariae shell specimen  
Oestophora mariae shell specimen

© Antonio Ruiz - CMA Junta de Andalusia

Prof. Dr. Jose R. Arrébola Burgos
Program for Conservation and Sustainable Snail Exploitation in Andalusia
1997-2010) funding by Consejería de Medio Ambiente. Junta de Andalucía.
mastus@us.es

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