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

Tahiti smooth tree snail

Partula laevigata

p ALIGN="Justify">This species was described in 1846 but then forgotten about. Some specimens collected on Tahiti in 1997 were recently identified as this overlooked species. 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


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