|Scientific Name:||Abida ateni|
|Species Authority:||E. Gittenberger, 1973|
|Taxonomic Notes:||Abida ateni was considered to be a subspecies of Abida secale by Fauna Europeae (Bank et al. 2006). However, here, we follow Kokshoorn and Gittenberger (2010) who consider them to be distinct species.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Vulnerable D2 ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Neubert, E. & Cuttelod, A.|
The species has an extent of occurrence of 11 km² and is only found at three locations. The population size and trend are currently unknown, but there are potential threats coming from quarrying and road enlargement. It is therefore assessed as Vulnerable (VU) D2.
|Range Description:||This French endemic occurs in the Aspe valley, in the Western Pyrenees (Pyrénées Atlantiques).|
Native:France (France (mainland))
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|Population:||There are no population data available.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||This species is a rock-dwelling species living on limestone.|
|Use and Trade:||This species is not used.|
|Major Threat(s):||Quarrying and road enlargement might affect the few known localities.|
|Conservation Actions:||The species is protected under the French law. However, there is no specific conservation plan for this species.|
Bank, R., von Proschwitz, T. and G. Falkner. 2006. Unpublished manuscript of the mollusca section of the Fauna Europea web-site (http://www.faunaeur.org).
IUCN. 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2011.1). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 16 June 2011).
Kokshoorn, B. and Gittenberger, E. 2010. Chondrinidae taxonomy revisited: New synonymies, new taxa, and a checklist of species and subspecies (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Pulmonata). Zootaxa 2539: 1-62.
Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle (ed). 2003-2010. Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel (INPN). Paris Available at: http://inpn.mnhn.fr.
|Citation:||Gargominy, O. 2011. Abida ateni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2011: e.T190498A8801743.Downloaded on 01 September 2016.|
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