Coelatura ratidota 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Mollusca Bivalvia Unionoida Unionidae

Scientific Name: Coelatura ratidota
Species Authority: (Charmes, 1885)

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)
There is insufficient information on population status, distribution, threats and ecology to make a Red List assessment.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2004 Data Deficient (DD)

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is endemic to East Africa. It is known from river Kingani near Bagamoyo, Tanzania and Athi river system in Kenya.
Countries occurrence:
Kenya; Tanzania, United Republic of
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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 in rivers.
Systems: Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): Drought, sedimentation and human disturbance (due to increasing levels of water extraction) plus pollution are the main possible threats.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: No information available.

Citation: Lange, C. 2010. Coelatura ratidota. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T44247A10881149. . Downloaded on 30 November 2015.
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