|Scientific Name:||Orculella cretiminuta Gittenberger & Hausdorf, 2004|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Vardinoyannis, K. & Triantis, K.|
|Reviewer(s):||Livingstone, S., Livingstone, S. & Neubert, E.|
This species is thought to be relatively abundant. There are no known threats and this species is not used or traded. This species is listed as Least Concern.
|Range Description:||The species is endemic to Crete, and some nearby islets (i.e. Gavdos, Psira, Paximadia, Giannisada) (Gittenberger and Hausdorf 2004).|
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|Population:||The species is known from a significant number of localities (Gittenberger and Hausdorf 2004). There is no available information on the population trend of this species. |
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:|
Usually found on the soil under stones and limestone rocks. It can be found in a variety of vegetation types. This species is an average height of 3.6 - 4.9 mm and a width of 2.2 - 2.45 mm.
|Continuing decline in area, extent and/or quality of habitat:||No|
|Use and Trade:||
This species is not used or traded.
Grazing and fire can potentially restrict the populations of the species but currently there is no evidence for any direct threats for the species in the near future.
This species is listed in the Greek Red Data Book as Least Concern (Legakis and Maraghou 2009). Although there are a number of areas in
|Citation:||Vardinoyannis, K. & Triantis, K. 2011. Orculella cretiminuta. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2011: e.T187361A8515038.Downloaded on 22 May 2018.|
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