The family Pupinidae in Bhutan (Gastropoda: Caenogastropoda: Cyclophoroidea)

Edmund Gittenberger, e-mail: egittenberger@yahoo.com

1Naturalis Biodiversity Center, P.O. Box 9517, NL-2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands

Pema Leda, e-mail: pemled12@gmail.com

National Biodiversity Centre, Serbithang, Thimphu, Bhutan

Sherub Sherub, e-mail: sherubird@gmail.com

Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environmental Research, Bumthang, Bhutan

Choki Gyeltshen, e-mail: chokig@gmail.com

National Biodiversity Centre, Serbithang, Thimphu, Bhutan
Abstract
Key words
Only three genera of Pupinidae are known now to be represented in Bhutan; viz. Pseudopomatias with at least two species; including P. barnai n. sp.; and Streptaulus and Schistoloma; both with one species. The records for these species fill gaps in published distribution maps.
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Folia Malacologica (2019) 27: 203-209
First published on-line: 2019-09-14 00:00:00
https://doi.org/10.12657/folmal.027.019
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