Published December 31, 2005 | Version v1
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Los caenogasterópodos terrestres (Mollusca, Orthogastropoda) de la Comunidad Valenciana (España)

  • 1. Museu Valencià d'Història Natural
  • 2. Universitat de València


The study of the land species of the Superorder Caenogastropoda, by means of bibliographic examination, of collections from museums and our own collected samples, shows the presence in the “Comunidad Valenciana” of Cochlostoma (Obscurella) martorelli, Platyla polita polita, Leonia mamillaris, Pomatias elegans, Tudorella sulcata sulcata and Truncatella subcylindrica. The data of fossil registers of each species, geographical distribution maps in the sample area, the characteristics of their habitats and the state of conservation in the “Comunidad Valenciana” are hereby presented. Furthermore, the known distribution of P. elegans has been extended further South in the Iberian Peninsula.



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