New record of Polygyra from Guadeloupe

The introduction of Polygyra cereolus (Megerle von Mühlfeldt, 1816) on Guadeloupe is recorded in a paper by Laurent Charles (2014). The material was collected in 2013, but may have occurred already for some time on the island; new introductions in a fauna may remain unnoticed if the species is relatively small.


Charles, L., 2014. Signalement de Polygyra cereolus (Megerle von Mühlfeldt, 1816)(Mollusca: Gastropoda: Polygyridae) à la Guadeloupe (Petites-Antilles). – MalaCo 10: 5-6. (Available at


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