Cochlicopa nitens


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Cochlicopa nitens
Species Authority: (M. von Gallenstein, 1848)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Lower Risk/least concern ver 2.3
Year Published: 1996
Date Assessed: 1996-08-01
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Assessor(s): Seddon, M.B.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: Patchily distributed in central Europe. There are fossil records from North America.
Armenia (Armenia); Austria; Azerbaijan; Belarus; Bulgaria; Czech Republic; Denmark; Estonia; Georgia; Germany; Hungary; Kazakhstan; Latvia; Lithuania; Luxembourg; Moldova; Montenegro; Netherlands; Poland; Romania; Russian Federation; Serbia (Serbia); Slovakia; Slovenia; Sweden; Switzerland; Turkmenistan; Ukraine
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Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: Occurs in undisturbed wetlands and calcareous bogs
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Bibliography [top]

Baillie, J. and Groombridge, B. (eds). 1996. 1996 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. pp. 378. International Union for Conservation of Nature, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Groombridge, B. (ed.). 1994. 1994 IUCN Red List of Threatened Animals. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.

Citation: Seddon, M.B. 1996. Cochlicopa nitens. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 29 August 2015.
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