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A new locality for the land snail genus Elsothera in Queensland

Eddie, C. (2000). A new locality for the land snail genus Elsothera in Queensland. Australasian Shell News 108: 4-5.

An undescribed species of Elsothera (Family Charopidae) was discovered on a cattle grazing property north of Roma, southern inland Queensland. This collection provides a new locality for the genus in Queensland. To date, this species has not been found away from the original collection locality.

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A record of Cochlicella barbara from Queensland

Eddie, C. (1997). A record of Cochlicella barbara (Linnaeus, 1758) from Queensland. Australian Shell News 97: 4.

A collection of the introduced land snail Cochlicella barbara is described from a locality near Roma in southern inland Queensland, being the first known established population in Queensland.

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An updated list of the True Cowries (Family Cypraeidae) inhabiting Hervey Bay, Queensland

Eddie, C. (1996). An updated list of the True Cowries (Family Cypraeidae) inhabiting Hervey Bay, Queensland. Australian Shell News 91: 2-3.

Twenty-six species of cowries (Family Cypraeidae) are listed for the Hervey Bay region of southeast Queensland, an update to the list of nine species originally published for the locality by Noel Gomersall in 1971.

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Land snails and slugs of Booloumba Creek State Forest Park, Conondale Ranges, Southeast Queensland

Eddie, C. (1992). Land snails and slugs of Booloumba Creek State Forest Park, Conondale Ranges, Southeast Queensland. The Moreton Bay Radula (Newsletter of the Qld branch of the Malacological Society of Australia) 10(1): 6-7.

This article provides an inventory of land snails and slugs occurring within a portion of the Conondale Range, southeast Queensland. Thirty-eight species are listed for the site, including several short-range endemic species confined to the rainforests between Brisbane and Gympie.

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