A New Species of Kenyirus (Pulmonata, Camaenidae) from Peninsular Malaysia

  title={A New Species of Kenyirus (Pulmonata, Camaenidae) from Peninsular Malaysia},
  author={Junn Kitt Foon and Siong Kiat Tan and Gopalasamy Reuben Clements},
  journal={Journal of Tropical Biology \& Conservation (JTBC)},
We describe a new land snail species of the family Camaenidae from the Belum-Temengor Forest Complex in the State of Perak, Peninsular Malaysia. Kenyirus sheema, sp. nov., is compared with its congener Kenyirus sodhii (Clements & Tan, 2012), which shares similar conchological characteristics such as a depressed apex, convex base, sub-triangular peristome, angulated lip periphery and partially-covered umbilicus through columellar margin dilation. The shell of the new species differs from K… 
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