Reymondia minor 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Sorbeoconcha Paludomidae

Scientific Name: Reymondia minor
Species Authority: Smith, 1889

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2010
Date Assessed: 2004-05-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Nicayennzi, F.
Reviewer(s): Seddon, M.B. & Kristensen, T. (Mollusc Red List Authority)
This species has a widespread distribution with no major widespread threats identified.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2004 Least Concern (LC)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is endemic to Lake Tanganyika. This species is known from the coastlines of all four countries (Tanzania, DRC, Burundi and Zambia) (West et al.2003).
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: The species common underneath cobbles in shallow waters, 0-5 m.
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

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

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.

Citation: Nicayennzi, F. 2010. Reymondia minor. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T44240A10879619. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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