With the aim of studying the local malacofauna, the authors visited Skokholm_Island (Pembrokeshire, Wales, UK) in 1990 and 1991. In this paper, known data are supplemented by the results of the authors ' fieldwork. A total of 114 species were recorded; 49 are new records for Skokholm Island, of which four are also new for the Bristol Channel region. On the basis of the current results a marine reserve status for Skokholm is recommended.

marine fauna, Malacology, Skokholm Island, Cephalopoda, Great Britain, Gastropoda, Polyplacophora, Bivalvia

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F.J.A. Slieker, A.F. de Jong, H.L. Strack, & E.J.O. Kompanje. (1994). The marine malacofauna of Skokholm Island. Deinsea, 1(1), 57–74.