|Scientific Name:||Stanleya neritinoides Smith, 1880|
|Taxonomic Notes:||Note that West and Michel (2000) found very close relationship between Stanleya and Tanganyicia with genetic data, such that West (pers. comm.) proposed combining the two genera. This is under debate, with counter evidence from E. Strong and co-authors.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Data Deficient ver 3.1|
|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:|
|Range Description:||This species is endemic to Lake Tanganyika. This species is known from the coastlines of all four countries (Burundi, Tanzania, Zambia and DRC)|
Native:Burundi; Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; Tanzania, United Republic of; Zambia
|Range Map:||Click here to open the map viewer and explore range.|
|Population:||Numerous trails visible in clear sandy areas, thus when present population densities are likely to be high.|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||It is found in sandy substrates, 3-30 m.|
|Major Threat(s):||Sedimentation is the prime threat suggested for the species from Tanzania.|
|Conservation Actions:||No information available.|
Brown, D.S. 1994. Freshwater Snails of Africa and their Medical Importance. Second Edition. Taylor & Francis, London.
IUCN. 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (ver. 2010.3). Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 2 September 2010).
|Citation:||Lange, C. 2010. Stanleya neritinoides. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T20713A9218753.Downloaded on 20 January 2018.|
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