|Scientific Name:||Bridouxia giraudi Bourguignat, 1885|
Bridouxiana giraudi Bourguignat [orth. error]
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Seddon, M.B. & Kristensen, T. (Mollusc Red List Authority)|
This species has a widespread distribution with no major widespread threats identified. It was previously listed as Endangered in the 2000 system (B1+2c). It was downgraded as this species is known from all shores of Lake Tanganyika from at least 56 localities and the threats are very localised.
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|Range Description:||This species is endemic to Lake Tanganyika, found on all coastlines.|
Native:Burundi; Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; Tanzania, United Republic of; Zambia
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|Population:||This species is commonly found underneath cobbles, thus populations are not small but may be patchy (E. Michel, pers. comm.).|
|Current Population Trend:||Unknown|
|Habitat and Ecology:||It is common underneath (occasionally on) cobbles and rocks in shallow depths, 0-3 m.|
|Major Threat(s):||No information available.|
|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. Bridouxia giraudi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T44241A10879785.Downloaded on 19 June 2018.|
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