The similar Partula jackieburchi
Partula tree snails and the Euglandina threat
Partula snails Partula conservation Euglandina

Burch's tree snail

Partula jackieburchi

This species was described in 1982 but has never been fully understood. It is very difficult to separate from P. otaheitana and it is possible that it may still exist on the higher parts of Tahiti. Searches will be made for surviving populations in 2017.

Other research on Partula

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

    @jstgerlach

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