Partulina virgulata   (Mighels)


 
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Striped Partulina
(Partulina virgulata)

 
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distribution:

Hawai'i Islands: Moloka'i

 
local name:

Kahuli (Hawaiian)
Pupu kolea uka (Hawaiian)

 
size: ca. 2 cm (shell heigth)

extinction date: last seen 1984

 
This species comes from the island of Moloka'i, and was obviously last recorded in the year 1984 with three specimens.

 
left:

Striped Partulina (Partulina virgulata)


Depiction from: 'G. W. Tryon; H. A. Pilsbry: Manual of Conchology. Second series: Pulmonata, Vol. 23, 1915-1916'

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