Hydrobia lineata 

Scope: Global, Western Africa & Pan-Africa
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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Littorinimorpha Hydrobiidae

Scientific Name: Hydrobia lineata Binder, 1957

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2006-08-06
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Kristensen, T.K. & Stensgaard, A-S.
Reviewer(s): Seddon, M. & McIvor, A.
This species is only known from three locations. Nothing is known about its habitat or ecology. The range could be more extensive - the hydrobids are small so could have been overlooked.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:This species is known from the coastal regions of Côte d'Ivoire, Togo and Benin.
Countries occurrence:
Benin; Côte d'Ivoire; Togo
Additional data:
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Population [top]

Population:No information available.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:It is found in freshwater species, very small, possibly with salinity tolerance.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Human induced habitat degradation is a likely threat.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: None known of. It would be valuable with more information about taxonomy, population sizes and distribution, ecology, biology and threats.

Citation: Kristensen, T.K. & Stensgaard, A-S. 2010. Hydrobia lineata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T165380A6008870. . Downloaded on 20 September 2018.
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