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Allmon, W. D., G. Rosenberg, et al. 1996. Diversity of Pliocene-Recent mollusks in the Western Atlantic: extinction, origination, and environmental change. In Jackson, Jeremy B.C.. Budd Ann F., and Coates, Anthony G. (eds). Evolution and Environment in Tropical America, pp. 271-302. University of Chicago Press, Chicago and London.

Altaba, C. R. 1993. The land snails and slugs (Mollusca: Gastropoda). Monografies de la Societat D'Historia Natural de les Balears 2: 409-426.

Anon. 1985. Recently extinct molluscs of North America. American Malacological Union Newsletter 16: 10.

Bogan, A. E. 1993. Freshwater bivalve extinctions (Mollusca: Unionoida) : a search for causes. American Zoologist 33: 599-609.

Bogan, A.E. 1997. The Silent Extinction. American Paleontologist 5(1):1-4.

Bouchet, P. 1992. Extinction and preservation of species in the tropical world: what future for mollusks? American Conchologist 20: 20-24.

Carlton, J. T. 1993. Neoextinctions of marine invertebrates. American Zoologist 33: 499-509.

Colman, P. 1989. Man-induced molluscan extinctions. Australian Shell News 68: 1-2.

Coppois, G. 1995. Vanishing Galapagos malacofauna. In van Bruggen, A.C., Wells, S.M. and Th.C.M. Kemperman. Proceedings of the Alan Solem Memorial Symposium on the Biodiversity and Conservatioin of the Mollusca, pp. 205-209. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden.

Cowie, R. H. 1992. Evolution and extinction of Partulidae, endemic Pacific island land snails. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London (B-Biological Sciences) 335(1274): 167-191.

Cowie, R. H., N. L. Evenhuis, and C. C. Christensen. 1995. Catalog of the Native Land and Freshwater Molluscs of the Hawaiian Islands. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden.

Drozdowski, A. 1997. Remarks about extinct snails, and about snails endangered with extinction on Pomerania and Kujawy district. Acta Universitatis Nicolai Copernici Biologia 53: 3-7.

Dye, T. S. and H. D. Tuggle. 1998. Land snail extinctions at Kalaeloa, O'ahu. Pacific Science 52(2): 111-140.

Goodfriend, G. A., R. A. D. Cameron, and L. M. Cook. 1994. Fossil evidence of recent human impact on the land snail fauna of Madeira. Journal of Biogeography 21: 309-320.

Griffiths, O. 1994. A review of the land snails of Rodrigues Island (Indian Ocean) with notes on their status. Journal of Conchology 35: 157-166.

Hadfield, M. G. 1986. Extinction in Hawaiian achatinelline snails. Malacologia 27: 67-81.

Hadfield, M. G., S. E. Miller, et al. 1993. The decimation of endemic Hawai'ian tree snails by alien predators. American Zoologist 33(6): 610-622.

Hughes, M.H. and P.W. Parmalee. 1999. Prehistoric and modern freshwater mussel (Mollusca : Bivalvia : Unionoidea) faunas of the Tennessee River: Alabama, Kentucky, and Tennessee. Regulated Rivers-Research and Management 15(1-3): 25-42.

Jeffs, A. 1982. Endemic snail species close to extinction. Forest and Bird 14(226): 9.

Kay, E. A. 1995. Which molluscs for extinction? Occasional Papers of the IUCN Species Survival Commission 9: 1-7.

Minton, D. 1993. What's killing Hawaii's special species? Hawaiian Shell News 41(5): 9.

Murray, J. 1987. The land snails of Moorea: extinction in the wild. Dodo 24: 121-122.

Murray, J., E. Murray, M. S. Johnson, and B. Clarke. 1988. The extinction of Partula on Moorea. Pacific Science 42: 150-153.

Neves, R.J., A.E. Bogan, J.D. Williams, S.A. Ahlstedt, and P.W. Hartfield. 1997. Status of Aqautic Mollusks in the Southeastern United States: A Downward Spiral of Diversity. In Benz, G.W. and D.E.Collins (eds). Aquatic Fauna in Peril: The Southeastern Perspective, pp.43-85. Southeast Aqautic Research Institute, Lenz Design and Communications, Decatur, GA.

Palmer, S. 1985. Some extinct molluscs of the U.S.A. Atala 13: 1-7.

Preece, R. C. 1998. Impact of early Polynesian occupation on the land snail fauna of Henderson Island, Pitcairn group (south Pacific). Royal Society Philosophical Transactions Biological Sciences 353(1367): 347-368.

Ricciardi, A., R.J. Neves, and J.B. Rasmussen. 1998. Impending extinctions of North American freshwater mussels (Unionoida) following the zebra mussel (Dreissena Polymorpha) invasion. Journal of Animal Ecology 67(4): 613-619.

Romagna Manoja, E. 1980. Mollusc species in danger of extinction. Conchiglia 12: 136-137.

Smits, D. 1989. The story of the Moorean Partula. Papustyla 9: 8-10.

Seddon, M.B. 1998. Red listing for molluscs - a tool for conservation. Journal of Conchology 1998(Supplement 2): 27-44.

Solem, A. 1990. How many Hawaiian land snail species are left? and what we can do for them. Bishop Museum Occasional Papers 30: 27-40.

Stolzenburg, W. 1992. The mussels' message. Nature Conservancy 42: 16-23.

Van Bruggen, A.C. Wells, S.M. and Keperman T.C.M. (eds). 1995. Biodiveristy and Conservation of the Mollusca: Proceedings of the Alan Solem Memorial Symposium on the Biodiversity and Conservation of the Mollusca. Backhuys Publishers, Oegstgeest-Leiden.

Vermeij, G. J. (ed). 1986. American Malacological Union Symposium Proceedings. Molluscan extinctions in the geologic past and at the present time. Malacologia 27(1): 1-81.

Wells, S. 1988. Snails going extinct at speed. New Scientist 117(1599): 46-48.

Wells, S. M. 1995. The extinction of endemic snails (genus Partula) in French Polynesia: is captive breeding the only solution? Occasional Papers of the IUCN Species Survival Commission 9: 25-28.

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