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Hydrobia lineata

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
ANIMALIA MOLLUSCA GASTROPODA LITTORINIMORPHA HYDROBIIDAE

Scientific Name: Hydrobia lineata
Species Authority: Binder, 1957

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2006-08-06
Assessor(s): Kristensen, T.K. & Stensgaard, A-S.
Reviewer(s): Seddon, M. & McIvor, A.
Justification:
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.
History:
2009 Data Deficient
2006 Data Deficient (IUCN 2009.2)

Geographic Range [top]

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

Population: No information available.
Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

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

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. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 24 October 2014.
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