Thomea newtoni

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Thomea newtoni
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clade Heterobranchia
clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
clade Eupulmonata
clade Stylommatophora
informal group Sigmurethra
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T. newtoni
Binomial name
Thomea newtoni
Girard, 1894

Thomea newtoni is a species of air-breathing land snail, a terrestrial gastropod mollusk in the family Achatinidae. [2] This species is endemic to São Tomé and Príncipe. [1]

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References

  1. 1 2 Gasgoigne, A. (1996). "Thomea newtoni". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species . IUCN. 1996: e.T21797A9312860. doi: 10.2305/IUCN.UK.1996.RLTS.T21797A9312860.en .
  2. Bank, R. (2017). Classification of the Recent terrestrial Gastropoda of the World. Last update: July 16th, 2017. . World Register of Marine Species , Retrieved 10 January 2019.