A new genus of small Hygromiidae is described, Henkia, with two new species, viz. H. mariannae gen. & spec. nov. (type species) and H. antoni gen. & spec. nov., both from the southern Iberian peninsula. Shell shape and sculpture are not unique, but are only known from species that differ substantially in genital tract.


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E. Gittenberger. (2012). An Iberian surprise, Henkia mariannae gen. & spec. nov. and H. antoni gen. & spec. nov. (Gastropoda, Pulmonata, Hygromiidae). Basteria, 76(1/3), 71–74.