The ultimate goal of this project, The Conchological Albums – Terrestrial Molluscs, is to figure the world's biodiversity of land snails as complete as possible. Volume 2 of this series figures 734 shells that belong to 448 different species and 13 subspecies of the respective families.
Treated genera: Atropocochlis, Lignus, Lissachatina, Metachatina, Pseudachatina, Callistoplepa, Columna, Limicolaria, Coeliaxis, Glessula, Eremopeas, Opeas, Bocageia, Ceras, Dictyoglessula, Kempioconcha, Oreohomorus, Subuliniscus, Subulona, Pyrgina, Tortaxis, Rumina, Neobeliscus, Obeliscus, Plicaxis, Rhodea, Synapterpes, Allopeas, Beckianum, Curvella, Dysopeas, Leptinaria, Neoglessula, Paropeas, Prosopeas, Pseudoglessula, Pseudopeas, Subulina, Zootecus, Thyrophorella, Acicula, Menkia, Platyla, Renea, Agardhiella, Amastra, Amastrella, Angulidens, Carelia, Ilikala, Kauaia, Laminella, Leptachatina, Metamastra, Paramastra, Thaanumia, Tropidoptera, Amphibulima, Dryptus, Eudolichotis, Pellicula, Plekocheilus, and Argna.
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