Gonospira majusculus (Morelet)

Greater Gonospira Snail (Gonospira majusculus 

The Greater Gonospira Snail from the island of Mauritius is known exclusively from subfossil shells.  


The name is probably a synonym for some other species, since I was not able to get any information about this species so far.  


Photo from: ‘Louis Germain: Faune malacologique terrestre et fluviatile des Iles Mascareigne. Paris 1921’  

(public domain)  


edited: 21.03.2018