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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
Cephalopoda - Coleoida - Oegopsida - Family: Cranchiidae

Cranchiidae: Cranchiinae

 

Genus: Cranchia

 
Cranchia scabra Leach, 1817
[AAn]
 

Genus: Leachia

 
Leachia rynchophorus (Rochebrune, 1884) (=cyclura Imber not Lesueur, =Pyrgopsis pacificus Massy not Issel)
Off Three Kings Islands. Also Atlantic, Japan, Tahiti [AC]
 

Cranchiidae: Taoniinae

 

Genus: Bathothauma

 
[An]
 

Genus: Galiteuthis

 
Galiteuthis pacifica (Robson, 1948) (=armata Imber not Joubin)
[A]
 
Galiteuthis suhmi (Hoyle, 1885) (=glacialis Imber not Chun)
[AFAn]
 

Genus: Helicocranchia

 
 

Genus: Liguriella

 
Liguriella pardus Berry, 1916
Length 75mm
Raoul Island, Kermadec Islands [K.]
 
Liguriella podophtalma Issel, 1908 (=Fusochranchia pellucida Imber not Chun)
[ACFMAn]
 

Genus: Megalocranchia

 
Megalocranchia maxima Pfeffer, 1884
[AMAn]
 

Genus: Sandalops

 
[A]
 

Genus: Taonius

 
Taonius cf. pavo (Lesueur, 1821)
[ACFMAn]
 

Genus: Teuthowenia

 
Teuthowenia pellucida (Chun, 1910) (=impennis Robson, =Megalocranchia pardus Berry, =M.richardsoni Dell)
North Island. White Island Trench and south of Cape Palliser [ACFMAn]