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Key to Geographical Ranges
The symbols K.A.C.F.M.An. are used to indicate the geographical range of the species. They have been adopted to give an approxomation of the range of each species within New Zealand.
K=
Kermadec Islands
A=
Aupourian - Kaipara Harbour, north around North Cape, encompassing the Three Kings Islands and south to East Cape
C=
Cookian - Lower North Island and the northern part of the South Island
F=
Forsterian - Otago, Fiordland and Stewart Island
M=
Moriorian - Chatham Islands, Pitt Island
An=
Antipodean - Subantarctic Islands of New Zealand
FW =
Freshwater
L =
Land
N =
North Island
S =
South Island
E =
Endemic
I =
Introduced
Gastropoda - Opisthobranchia - Architectibranchia - Family: Bullinidae

Bullinidae

 

Genus: Bullina

 
Bullina cf. lauta Pease, 1860
Height 20mm, Width 11mm, More heavily calcified than B.lineata, with many more axial red lines
North Island, Cavalli Islands. Also Hawaii [A]
Bullina cf. melior (Iredale, 1929)
Height 15mm, Width 10.5mm, Broader than B.lineata, with a more depressed spire and stronger sculpture
Northland. Tokerau Beach, Great Barrier Island. Also Sydney Harbour, New South Wales [A]
 
Bullina lineata (Gray, 1825)
Height 23mm, Width 13mm, Feeds on polychaete worms
Throughout the tropical and subtropical Indo-West Pacific, Japan, Australia to Kermadec Islands and New Zealand. North Island, Northland to Bay of Plenty [K.A]
Bullina vitrea Rudman, 1971 (=roseana Rudman)
Height 12.5mm, Width 8mm, Colour pattern where axial lines do not extend beyond the first red spiral. Pure white animal
North Island. Bay of Islands 15 metres. Kermadec Islands [K.A]