Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Mollusca > Class: Gastropoda > Order: Pulmonata > Family: Vitrinidae > Genus: Vitrina > Species: Vitrina pellucida

Vitrina pellucida (O.F. Müller, 1774)

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Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

The EU conservation status is assessed for species mentioned in the EU Habitats Directive annexes. The EU Habitats Directive does not cover this species.

Natura 2000 sites

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Legal status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Vitrina alpina Gredler, 1856
Vitrina bellardii Pollonera, 1884
Vitrina beryllina C. Pfeiffer, 1821
Vitrina bielzi M. von Kimakowicz, 1890
Vitrina brunnensis Ulicny, 1883
Vitrina depressa Jeffreys, 1830
Vitrina dillwynii Jeffreys, 1833
Vitrina domestica Ström, 1765
Helix elliptica T. Brown, 1818
Vitrina elongata Jeffreys, 1830
Vitrina globosa O. Boettger, 1880
Vitrina hiemalis Koch, 1876
Helix limacoides Alten, 1812
Vitrina muelleri Jeffreys, 1830
Vitrina perforata Westerlund, 1876
Vitrina servainiana Saint-Simon, 1870
Vitrina rhodopensis A.J. Wagner, 1911

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