Partula taeniata
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The ribbon Partula

Partula taeniata

Originally described from a shell brought to Denmark by a whaler, supposedly from Fiji. In reality it is a French Polynesian species, from Moorea island. This was one of the species studied genetically. A few Critically Endangered small populations still persist in the wild.

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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