IUCN SSC Mid-Atlantic Island Invertebrates Specialist Group

Species

BackNapaeus anaga (Grasset, 1857)

Napaeus anaga (Grasset, 1857)

  • Kingdom: Animalia
  • Phylum:
  • Class: Mollusca
  • Order: Gastropoda
  • Family: Enidae
DD Data Deficient
IUCN Red List Status:

Countries of Occurrence:
Spain - Canaries

Archipelago(s):
Canaries

Assessor/s:
Groh, K.

Reviewer/s:
Neubert, E., Bilz, M. & Cuttelod, A.

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Assessment Rationale:

This species is endemic to Tenerife. It has not been recollected since its description in 1857. Its exact distribution, population and threats are unknown. It is therefore listed as Data Deficient (DD).

Geographic Range:

This species is endemic from the Agna mountains, in Tenerife.

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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Biogeographic Realms:
Paleartic
Presence:
Extant
Origin:
Endemic Canaries
Seasonality:
Resident

Population:

The species has not been recollected since its description by Grasset in 1857.

Habitat and Ecology

The habitat of this species is likely to be rocky slopes.

Major Threat(s):

The threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

The region where this species occurs is protected. More research is needed on the population and distribution of this species.