Partula guamensis
Partula tree snails and the Euglandina threat
Partula snails Partula conservation Euglandina

The Pohnpei ground Partula

Partula guamensis

This was the largest of all Partula. It was found on the ground on Pohnpei island in the Caroline islands but vanished when the predatory flatworm Platydemus manokwari was introduced. It is now extinct.

Other research on Partula

  • Taxonomy - how many species are there and how are they related
  • Status
  • Compiled by Justin Gerlach: contact


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