Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Sorbeoconcha Paludomidae

Scientific Name: Reymondia pyramidalis
Species Authority: Bourguignat, 1888
Taxonomic Notes: Note this name is not currently in use, however is likely to be resurrected in revision (West et al. 2003)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2004-05-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Lange, C.
Reviewer(s): Seddon, M.B. & Kristensen, T. (Mollusc Red List Authority)
This species is pending taxonomic review.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2004 Data Deficient (DD)
1996 Endangered (EN)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is endemic to Lake Tanganyika. This species is known only from Burundi.
Countries occurrence:
Burundi; Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; Tanzania, United Republic of; Zambia
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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 lives underneath rocks and cobbles in shallow waters, 0-3 m.
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): This species is threatened by sedimentation.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.

Citation: Lange, C. 2010. Reymondia pyramidalis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T19434A8891800. . Downloaded on 04 October 2015.
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