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

The smooth Moorean Partula

Partula mooreana

This high forest sinistral snail was very similar to other sinistral snails on Moorea island and was easily confused with them. Exinct in the wild since the late 1980s, but still surviving in captivity.

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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