Bulimulus rabidensis 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Stylommatophora Orthalicidae

Scientific Name: Bulimulus rabidensis (Dall, 1917)
Taxonomic Notes: Synonym = Naesiotus rabidensis.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1
Year Published: 2003
Date Assessed: 2003-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Parent, C.
Reviewer(s): Coppois, G. & Seddon, M.B. (Mollusc Red List Authority)
Bulimulus rabidensis is endemic to Rabida Island in the Galápagos Islands. During recent collecting on Galápagos Islands, Rabida Island was not surveyed. However, it is a very small island and the population on this island would be susceptible to stochastic events.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Bulimulus rabidensis is endemic to the Galápagos Island of Rabida (4.9 km²). However, the total range is certainly less than 10 km².
Countries occurrence:
Ecuador (Galápagos)
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Population [top]

Population:Number and size of subpopulations are unknown.
Current Population Trend:Unknown
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Arid zone.

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The restricted range of the species makes the population suscceptible to stochastic events.

Citation: Parent, C. 2003. Bulimulus rabidensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2003: e.T44023A10850872. . Downloaded on 25 May 2018.
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