On the Gastropod Species Diversity of the "Izgoryaloto Gyune" Nature Reserve (Western Rhodopes, Bulgaria)
Dilian G. Georgiev*
Abstract. In the "Izgoryaloto Gyune" reserve (Bulgaria, West Rhodopes) there are a total of 24 known species of snails after present study. Two species (Pomatias elegans and Cecilioides janii) which occurrence in the West Rhodopes was considered as doubtful were registered on the territory of this protected area. Thirteen species were of conservation status: eleven species of all registered are included in the IUCN Red List for 2011 and two in the Bulgarian Biodiversity Act.
Key words: malacofauna, protected area, Bulgaria.
Article № eb.14201, ICID: 1140473 [Full text - PDF]