Australdonta pakalolo Sartori, Gargominy & Fontaine

Pakalolo Australdonta Snail (Australdonta pakalolo)

This species was described in 2013; it is known from only two subfossil specimens that were found on the island of Rurutu in the Austral archipelago.

The shells are depressed to subdepressed, light fawn-colored, without markings.



[1] André F. Sartori; Olivier Gargominy; Benoît Fontaine: Anthropogenic extinction of Pacific and snails: A case study of Rurutu, French Polynesia, with description of eight new species of endodontids (Pulmonata). Zootaxa 3640(3): 343-372. 2013


edited: 18.02.2024