Cochlicopa nitens 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Stylommatophora Cochlicopidae

Scientific Name: Cochlicopa nitens (M. von Gallenstein, 1848)
Regional Assessments:
Bulimus nitens M. von Gallenstein, 1848
Taxonomic Source(s): Bank, R.A. 2013. Fauna Europaea: Mollusca: Gastropoda. Available at:

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/least concern ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
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Assessor(s): Seddon, M.B.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description:Patchily distributed in central Europe. There are fossil records from North America.
Countries occurrence:
Armenia; Austria; Azerbaijan; Belarus; Bulgaria; Czech Republic; Denmark; Estonia; Georgia; Germany; Hungary; Kazakhstan; Latvia; Lithuania; Luxembourg; Moldova; Montenegro; Netherlands; Poland; Romania; Russian Federation; Serbia; Slovakia; Slovenia; Sweden; Switzerland; Turkmenistan; Ukraine
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology:Occurs in undisturbed wetlands and calcareous bogs
Systems:Terrestrial; Freshwater

Citation: Seddon, M.B. 1996. Cochlicopa nitens. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 1996: e.T5047A11110676. . Downloaded on 23 May 2018.
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