Mount Matafao different snail (Diastole matafaoi)

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Mount Matafao different snail fact file

Mount Matafao different snail description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumMollusca
ClassGastropoda
OrderStylommatophora
FamilyHelicarionidae
GenusDiastole (1)

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Mount Matafao different snail status

Classified as Extinct (EX) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Extinct

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (October, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Side view of a Mount Matafao different snail shell showing aperture  
Side view of a Mount Matafao different snail shell showing aperture

© Rebecca J. Rundell

Rebecca J. Rundell
rundell@email.arizona.edu

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