Morro shoulderband (Helminthoglypta walkeriana)

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Morro shoulderband fact file

Morro shoulderband description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderStylommatophora
FamilyHelminthoglyptidae
GenusHelminthoglypta (1)

Information on the morro shoulderband is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Banded dune snail.
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Morro shoulderband status

Classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org/
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Morro shoulderband snails mating  
Morro shoulderband snails mating

© Bob Sloan/SWCA Environmental Consultants

Bob Sloan
bsloan@morrogroup.com

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