Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Mollusca Gastropoda Sorbeoconcha Pleuroceridae

Scientific Name: Elimia brevis
Species Authority: (Reeve, 1860)
Common Name(s):
English Short Spire Elimia, Short-spired Elimia
Taxonomic Source(s): Johnson, P.D., Bogan, A.E., Brown, K.M., Burkhead, N.M., Cordeiro, J.R., Garner, J.T., Hartfield, P.D., Lepitzki, D.A.W., Mackie, G.L., Pip, E., Tarpley, T.A., Tiemann, J.S., Whelan, N.V. and Strong, E.E. 2013. Conservation Status of Freshwater Gastropods of Canada and the United States. Fisheries 38(6): 247-282.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Extinct ver 2.3
Year Published: 2000
Date Assessed: 2000-06-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Bogan, A.E.
Reviewer(s): Bogan, A.E. & Seddon, M.B. (Mollusc Red List Authority)
Lack of survey information in 1996 resulted in this species being listed as Critically Endangered. Revision of current data concludes that this species is now extinct.
Previously published Red List assessments:
1996 Critically Endangered (CR)
1994 Indeterminate (I)

Geographic Range [top]

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

Citation: Bogan, A.E. 2000. Elimia brevis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2000: e.T7584A12833194. . Downloaded on 14 October 2015.
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