Amastra goniops Pilsbry & Cooke

Olowalu Amastra Snail (Amastra goniops)

This species inhabited the Olowalu Gulch near the southern coast of western Maui, Hawaiian Islands.

The shells reached sizes of about 1 cm in heigth.


Depiction from: ‘George W. Tryon; Henry A. Pilsbry; a.o.: Manual of Conchology. Second series: Pulmonata. Vol. 23: Appendix to Amastridae. Tornatellinidae. Index, vols. XXI-XXIII. 1915-1916’

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edited: 15.06.2020