New species of land snails (Mollusca: Gastropoda) from two isolated karst formations in central western Madagascar: Tsingy Beanka and Antsingimavo, with additional notes on other regional endemics

O. L. Griffiths, D. G. Herbert

Abstract


Seven new land snail species are described from the Antsingimavo and Beanka karst formations, north-east of Maintirano, central western Madagascar: Ampelita andriamamonjyi, A. beanka, A. lindae, Conulinus randalanai, Kalidos maryannae, Tropidophora humbug and T. sericea. Additional notes, records and il­lustrations are also provided for a further ten regionally endemic species.

 

To cite this paper: Griffiths, O.L. & Herbert, D.G. 2013. New species of land snails (Mollusca: Gastropoda) from two isolated karst formations in central western Madagascar: Tsingy Beanka and Antsingimavo, with additional notes on other regional endemics. African Invertebrates 54 (1): 1-48.


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