Partulina kaaeana (Baldwin)
|Mt. Helu Partulina
Hawai'i Islands: Maui
Pupu kolea uka (Hawaiian)
|size: ca. 2 cm (shell
extinction date: last seen 1981
|The Mt. Helu Partulina is
known from only a single locality at the Mt. Helu in the western part of
Maui, at an elevation of 1220 m, where the species was seen in the year
1981 for the last time.
This species is now, with the utmost possibility, extinct.
Mt. Helu Partulina (Partulina kaaeana)
Depiction from: 'G. W. Tryon; H. A. Pilsbry: Manual of Conchology. Second series: Pulmonata, Vol. 23, 1915-1916'