Somatogyrus wheeleri 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Littorinimorpha Hydrobiidae

Scientific Name: Somatogyrus wheeleri
Species Authority: Walker, 1915
Common Name(s):
English Channeled Pebblesnail

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Extinct ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-06-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Mollusc Specialist Group
Reviewer(s): Seddon, M.B. (Mollusc Red List Authority)
Somatogyrus wheeleri was known from only one locality. Despite recent surveys this species has not been found. It is now thought to be extinct.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1996 Data Deficient (DD)
1994 Indeterminate (I)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Regionally extinct:
United States (Arkansas)
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Mollusc Specialist Group. 2000. Somatogyrus wheeleri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T20370A9192441. . Downloaded on 25 May 2016.
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