|Scientific Name:||Elimia vanuxemiana|
|Species Authority:||I. Lea, 1843|
|Taxonomic Notes:||Also treated under the genus Goniobasis.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Extinct ver 2.3|
|Assessor(s):||Bogan, A.E. (Mollusc Specialist Group)|
|Reviewer(s):||Seddon, M.B. (Mollusc Red List Authority)|
Listed as Critically Endangered in 1996 due to lack of survey information. Based on survey information it was concluded in 2000 that this species was extinct. However, in 2005, a news release from The Nature Conservancy indicated that this species had been rediscovered by Jeff Garner of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources. The rediscovery requires confirmation before the species status can be reassessed, but it is likely to be Critically Endangered.
Regionally extinct:United States (Alabama)
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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.
Hilton-Taylor, C. 2000. 2000 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, UK.
|Citation:||Bogan, A.E. (Mollusc Specialist Group) 2000. Elimia vanuxemiana. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 31 July 2015.|