|Scientific Name:||Samoana fragilis|
|Species Authority:||(Ferussac, 1821)|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Critically Endangered B1+2cd ver 2.3|
|Assessor(s):||Mollusc Specialist Group|
|Reviewer(s):||Seddon, M.B. (Mollusc Red List Authority)|
The fragile tree snail was originally known as a widespread but uncommon species from Guam and Rota. Currently, one population on Rota supports about 100 individuals. The fragile tree snail has not been seen on Guam since 1996 and may be extinct on the island.
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Groombridge, B. (ed.). 1994. 1994 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.
Hilton-Taylor, C. 2000. 2000 IUCN red list of threatened species. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.
Hilton-Taylor, C. 2000. 2000 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.
IUCN. 1990. IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.
|Citation:||Mollusc Specialist Group 2000. Samoana fragilis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 02 October 2014.|
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