Amphorella melampoides 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Stylommatophora Ferussaciidae

Scientific Name: Amphorella melampoides
Species Authority: (R.T. Lowe, 1831)
Achatina tornatellina maxima Paiva, 1867
Ferussacia melampoides Lowe, 1831
Glandina melampoides Lowe, 1831
Helix melampoides R.T. Lowe, 1831
Lovea melampoides Lowe, 1831
Taxonomic Source(s): Bank, R.A. 2013. Fauna Europaea: Mollusca: Gastropoda. Available at:

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Mollusc Specialist Group
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Portugal (Madeira)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Mollusc Specialist Group. 1996. Amphorella melampoides. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T1170A3303384. . Downloaded on 28 March 2017.
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