IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

This recently described species (2008) is endemic to the Marquesas Islands where it is only known to occur of Nuka Hiva, Fatu Hiva, Hiva Oa, Motu One, Ua Huka and Ua Pou (P. Bouchet pers. comm. 2011). It was collected alive from 90-120 m and dead shells were found from 200-300 m (Moolenbeek et al.2008).


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