Endangered Snails of South America
Show snails in South America with profiles available.
Show all snails of concern in South America.
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Common Name Range ***
Drymaeus spp. (2) Brazil
Galapagos Land Snail (48) Ecuador (Galapagos Islands)
Gonyostomus spp. (2) Brazil
Megalobulimus spp. (5) Brazil
Samoan Tree Snail (1) American Samoa, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Guam
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**What snails are listed here?:

The South America section of this site lists the folllowing snails appearing on select endangered species lists:
  • Snails that dwell in or migrate to any part of the South American continent and nearby islands.
  • Snails dwelling in the Amazon Basin.

This list combines species from several endangered species lists. Using the total count of species found on this site as an official count of endangered species of the world is not recommended. For more information on what creatures are listed on this site, please visit our About EEC page.

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