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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.
Kermadec Islands
Aupourian - Kaipara Harbour, north around North Cape, encompassing the Three Kings Islands and south to East Cape
Cookian - Lower North Island and the northern part of the South Island
Forsterian - Otago, Fiordland and Stewart Island
Moriorian - Chatham Islands, Pitt Island
Antipodean - Subantarctic Islands of New Zealand
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North Island
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South Island
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Gastropoda - Caenogastropoda - Neogastropoda - Family: Cancellariidae

Cancellariidae: Cancellariinae


Genus: Inglisella

Inglisella marwicki (Dell, 1956)
Height 4.5mm, Width 3mm
South Island. Off Hawkes Bay to eastern Otago, and Chatham Rise, 475-650 metres [CFME.]

Genus: Oamaruia

Oamaruia deleta Finlay, 1930
Height 11mm, Width 5.5mm
Off Northland to Bay of Plenty, 110-220 matres [AE.]

Genus: Zeadmete

Zeadmete aupouria (Powell, 1940)
Height 2.5mm, Width 1.6mm
Off Three Kings Islands, 250 metres [AE.]
Zeadmete barkeri (Powell, 1952)
Height 8.8mm, Width 4.7mm
North Island. Off Mayor Island, Bay of Plenty, 65 metres [AE.]
Zeadmete finlayi (Powell, 1940)
Height 3mm, Width 1.8mm
North Island. Off North Cape 110 metres [AE.]
Zeadmete otagoensis (Dell, 1956)
Height 6mm, Width 3.5mm
South Island. Cook Strait to off eastern Otago 475-640 metres [CFE.]
Zeadmete ovalis (Dell, 1956)
Height 3.8mm, Width 1.8mm
South Island. Off Otago 450 metres, off Chatham Islands 230 metres [FME.]
Zeadmete subantarctica (Powell, 1933)
Height 4.5mm, Width 2.5mm
Off Snares Islands, 90 metres [FMAnE.]
Zeadmete trailli (Hutton, 1873)
Height 8.5mm, Width 5mm
South Island. Off northern Banks Peninsula to Stewart Island, 25-180 metres [CFE.]

Cancellariidae: Admetinae


Genus: Admete

Admete bruuni Knudsen, 1964
Length 22mm
Kermadec Trench, S of Kermadec Islands [K.E.]
Admete harpovoluta Powell, 1957
Height 12mm, Width 7.8mm
Off Macquarie Island, 125 metres [AnE.]

Genus: Admetula

Admetula superstes (Finlay, 1930)
Height 15mm, Width 9mm
North Island. Off North Cape to Cook Strait, trawled around 45-175 metres [ACE.]

Genus: Brocchinia

Height 5mm, Width 2.8mm
North Island. Off North Cape, 135 metres [AE.]