IUCN SSC Mid-Atlantic Island Invertebrates Specialist Group

Species

BackCanariella multigranosa (Mousson, 1872)

Canariella multigranosa (Mousson, 1872)

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum:
  • Class: Mollusca
  • Order: Gastropoda
  • Family: Hygromiidae
LC Least Concern
IUCN Red List Status:

Countries of Occurrence:
Spain - Canaries

Archipelago(s):
Canaries

Assessor/s:
Groh, K. & Neubert, E.

Reviewer/s:
Seddon, M.B. & Cuttelod, A.

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Assessment Rationale:

The species is widespread on Gomera and is not considered as threatened. It is listed as Least Concern (LC).

Geographic Range:

The species is widespread on La Gomera. This species is recorded from 11 locations and 14 sites.

Regions:
Spain - Canaries
Extent of Occurrence (EOO):
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Area of Occupancy (AOO):
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Elevation Lower Limit:
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Elevation Upper Limit:
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Biogeographic Realms:
Paleartic
Presence:
Extant
Origin:
Endemic Canaries
Seasonality:
Resident

Population:

There are no data on the population size or trend. However, the population is probably stable ot only slightly decreasing due to threats in the coastal areas in the south of Gomera.

Habitat and Ecology

This species lives in the dry temperate shrub vegetation (Piso basal), hidden under rocks or burrowed in the soil.

Major Threat(s):

There are no major threats.

Conservation Actions

There are no conservation measures.