IUCN SSC Mid-Atlantic Island Invertebrates Specialist Group

Species

BackNapaeus tenoensis Henriquez, 1993

Napaeus tenoensis Henriquez, 1993

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

Countries of Occurrence:
Spain - Canaries

Archipelago(s):
Canaries

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

Reviewer/s:
Temple, H.J. & Cuttelod, A.

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Assessment Rationale:

Although this species has a relatively restricted range, it faces no known major threats and the majority of its distribution is covered by local conservation schemes. It is therefore considered to be Least Concern (LC).

Geographic Range:

This species is endemic to the northwest of the island of Tenerife. This species is recorded from five locations and seven sites.

Regions:
Spain - Canaries
Extent of Occurrence (EOO):
(km2)
Area of Occupancy (AOO):
20 (km2)
Elevation Lower Limit:
40 (m)
Elevation Upper Limit:
800 (m)
Biogeographic Realms:
Paleartic
Presence:
Extant
Origin:
Endemic Canaries
Seasonality:
Resident

Population:

There are no data on the population size or trend.

Habitat and Ecology

This species lives in the dry temperate shrub vegetation (Piso basal and infracanario).

Major Threat(s):

There are no threats to this species known.

Conservation Actions

Almost the complete distribution area of this species is under local conservation schemes.