Achatinella turgida (Newcomb)
|Turgid Oahu Tree-Snail
|syn. Achatinella dolium (Pfeiffer)|
Hawai'i Islands: O'ahu
Pupu kani oe (Hawaiian)
Pupu kuahiwi (Hawaiian)
|size: ca. 2 cm
extinction date: last seen 1976
|The Turgid Oahu
Tree-Snail once occurred at the 'Aiea Trail s well as on the Manana Trail
in the centre of the 'Ewa region in the south of the island of O'ahu.
The species was last seen alive in the year 1976.
Turgid Oahu Tree-Snail (Achatinella turgida)
Foto aus: 'G. W. Tryon; H. A. Pilsbry: Manual of Conchology. Second series: Pulmonata, Vol. 22, 1912-1914'