Species

BackNapaeus palmaensis (Mousson, 1872)

Napaeus palmaensis (Mousson, 1872)

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum:
  • Class: Mollusca
  • Order: Gastropoda
  • Family: Enidae
DD Data Deficient
IUCN Red List Status:

Countries of Occurrence:
Spain - Canaries

Archipelago(s):
Canaries

Assessor/s:
Groh, K.

Reviewer/s:
Temple, H.J., Cuttelod, A. & Neubert, E.

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Assessment Rationale:

There is not enough information to assess the conservation status of this species. Further research is needed to clarify whether this species is extinct or whether there are fragmented subpopulations left. It is therefore listed as Data Deficient (DD).

Geographic Range:

This species is endemic to the island of La Palma. Wollaston (1878) reported it to be frequent in the central and higher forests of La Palma; it was found by found by him and also by Lowe at the Cumbre above Buenavista, Bco. above Sta. Cruz, Bco. De Agua, Bco. De Galga, El Monte above Barlovento. This species was not subsequently found by Groh nor by Ibanez (pers. comm. 2011), and has probably gone extinct.

Regions:
Spain - Canaries
Extent of Occurrence (EOO):
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Biogeographic Realms:
Paleartic
Presence:
Extant
Origin:
Endemic Canaries
Seasonality:
Resident

Population:

There is no information available for this species.

Habitat and Ecology

There is no information available for this species.

Major Threat(s):

There is no information available for this species.

Conservation Actions

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