Native Animals

Everettia jucundior

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SSN 65425
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Taxonomy

The taxonomic status is pending for approval

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Description

Everettia jucundior is a medium-sized land snail belonging to the family Dyakiidae. The shell of this snail is rather thin, brownish, measured up to 10.9 mm in height, and up to 19.5 mm in width, with approximately 20-30 fine striae per mm. Compared to other species, the shell of E. jucundior has five whorls. The jucundior is named because of its shell surface sculpture. It is found in the primary forest of Sabah (Liew et al., 2009).

Specimen

Collection Center   Total
Holotype 9

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Aileen Tan Shau Hwai (Prof. Dato' Dr.)
Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
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Aziz Bin Arshad (Prof. Dr.)
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
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Liew Thor Seng (Dr.)
Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)
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Siti Azizah Mohd Nor (Prof. Dr.)
Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
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Syaizwan Zahmir Zulkifli (Dr.)
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)
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PM - Peninsular Malaysia; SBH - Sabah; SWK - Sarawak; SEA - Southeast Asia; W - World;

References

Article
  1. Liew, T.S., Schilthuizen, M. & Vermeulen, J.J. (2009). Systematic revision of the genus Everettia Godwin-Austen, 1891 (Mollusca: Gastropoda: Dyakiidae) in Sabah, northern Borneo. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 157 (3), 515-550

Acknowledgements :- Mr. Abdul Razak Mohd Nor Rasid, Mrs. Aziemah Binti Kinan, Mr. Badrul Amin Bin Jaffar, Ms. Norazah Binti Norddin & Mr. Tan Kok Kiat

Photo credit :- Liew Thor Seng

Species Citation :- Everettia jucundior. Malaysia Biodiversity Information System (MyBIS). Accessed via https://www.mybis.gov.my/sp/65425. [Retrieved 28 November 2022].

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