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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 - Caenogastropoda - Neogastropoda - Family: Colubrariidae

Colubrariidae

 

Genus: Cumia

 
Cumia adjuncta (Iredale, 1929)
Height 18mm, Width 7mm
East of Poor Knights Islands, trawled 330 metres. Also off Montagu Island, New South Wales [A]
 
Cumia mestayerae (Iredale, 1915) (=reticulata A.Adams)
Length 30mm, Width 12mm
Northland east coast to East Cape. Low tide to around 25 metres [A]

Genus: Iredalula

 
Iredalula alticincta (Murdoch & Suter, 1906) (=striata of authors not Hutton, =venusta Powell)
Height 23mm, Width 8mm
Northland to Marlborough. Trawled around 60 to 500 metres [ACE.]