Achatinella buddii (Newcomb)
|Budd's Oahu Tree-Snail
Hawai'i Islands: O'ahu
Pupu kani oe (Hawaiian)
Pupu kuahiwi (Hawaiian)
|size: ca. 2 cm
extinction date: last seen ca. 1900
|Budd's Oahu Tree-Snail was
once distributed in the Palolo Valley on the island of O'ahu.
This species must have gone extinct already by 1900, an exact date, however, is not known.
Budd's Oahu Tree-Snail (Achatinella buddii)
Photo from: 'G. W. Tryon; H. A. Pilsbry: Manual of Conchology. Second series: Pulmonata, Vol. 22, 1912-1914'