Pacific Walker

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Overview

  • Species Common Name Pacific Walker
  • Species Scientific Name Pomatiopsis californica

Ecoregions

Special needs

Pacific walkers are semi-aquatic snails that inhabit riparian areas. They are typically found among wet vegetation along freshwater sources.

Limiting factors

This coastal species has a very restricted distribution. Other limiting factors are poorly understood.

Conservation actions

Protect known sites of occurrence. Investigate habitat requirements and use these to guide management actions.