Helicodonta obvoluta 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Stylommatophora Helicodontidae

Scientific Name: Helicodonta obvoluta (O.F. Müller, 1774)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2011
Date Assessed: 2011-03-27
Assessor(s): Neubert, E.
Reviewer(s): Cuttelod, A. & Bilz, M.
This species is relatively widespread and there is no threat known to this species. It is therefore considered to be Least Concern (LC).

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is endemic to Europe, widespread in central and eastern Europe, and locally abundant. It is recorded from Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of, Netherlands, Poland, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, and United Kingdom. The distribution focus is alpine-Carpathian.
Countries occurrence:
Albania; Austria; Belgium; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Croatia; Czech Republic; France (France (mainland)); Germany; Greece (Greece (mainland)); Hungary; Italy (Italy (mainland)); Liechtenstein; Luxembourg; Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of; Montenegro; Netherlands; Poland; Serbia; Slovakia; Slovenia; Spain (Spain (mainland)); Switzerland; United Kingdom (Great Britain)
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Population [top]

Population:The size and trend within the subpopulations are supposed to be stable.
Current Population Trend:Stable
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:This is a calciphilic species that lives in temperate forests.

Use and Trade [top]

Use and Trade: This species is not used.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no major threats to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: There is no conservation action in place for this species.

Citation: Neubert, E. 2011. Helicodonta obvoluta. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2011: e.T156359A4932605. . Downloaded on 26 May 2018.
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