Gambiodonta mirabilis Cooke & Solem

Miraculous Gambiodonta Snail (Gambiodonta mirabilis)

The Miraculous Gambiodonta Snail was described in 1976 based on 39 specimens that had been collected in 1934, 4 on the islet of Aukena and 35 on Mangareva Island, Gambier Islands.

The shells reached average sizes of 0,5 to 0,58 cm in diameter. [1]



[1] Alan Solem: Endodontoid land snails from Pacific Islands (Mollusca: Pulmonata: Sigmurethra). Part I, Family Endodontidae. Field Museum of Natural History Chicago, Illinois 1976


edited: 19.04.2019