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https://doi.org/10.48027/hnb.42.071

Records of terrestrial and mangrove snails (Mollusca: Gastropoda) from the Michamwi Peninsula, Unguja (Zanzibar) Island (Tanzania)


Dilian Georgiev https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2885-4895

26 April 2021 · volume 42 · [7] · pp. 43–48 · PDF

Abstract: During a brief malacological survey, a total of 16 snail species were recorded (four mangrove amphibious, 12 terrestrial). For all the species new localities with GPS coordinates and habitat data are provided. The species Thapsia insulsa Preston, 1910 (Urocyclidae) is a new record to the island.

Keywords: Africa, amphibious, Gastropoda, new records, terrestrial

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Georgiev D. 2021 Records of terrestrial and mangrove snails (Mollusca: Gastropoda) from the Michamwi Peninsula, Unguja (Zanzibar) Island (Tanzania). Historia naturalis bulgarica 42: 43–48.

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