Diastole tenuistriata

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Diastole tenuistriata
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Mollusca
Class: Gastropoda
(unranked): clade Heterobranchia

clade Euthyneura
clade Panpulmonata
clade Eupulmonata
clade Stylommatophora
clade Sigmurethra
clade limacoid clade

Superfamily: Helicarionoidea
Family: Helicarionidae
Genus: Diastole
Species: D. tenuistriata
Binomial name
Diastole tenuistriata
Preece, 1995[2]

Diastole tenuistriata is a species of air-breathing land snails or semi-slugs, terrestrial pulmonate gastropod mollusks in the family Helicarionidae. This species is endemic to the Pitcairn Islands, a British territory in the southern Pacific Ocean.


  1. ^ Preece R. C. (1996) Diastole tenuistriata. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Archived June 27, 2014, at the Wayback Machine. Downloaded on 6 August 2007.
  2. ^ Preece R. C. (1995) "Systematic review of the land snails of the Pitcairn Islands". Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 56(1-2): 273-307. doi:10.1111/j.1095-8312.1995.tb01091.x abstract