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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
S =
South Island
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Bivalvia - Heterodonta - Lucinida - Family: Lucinidae

Lucinidae: Lucininae


Genus: Bathyaustriella

Bathyaustriella thionipta Glover, Taylor & Rowden, 2004
Kermadec Ridge, Mcauley Cone, 480-504 metres [K.E.]

Genus: Divalucina

Divalucina cumingi (A.Adams & Angas, 1864) (=huttoniana Vanatta)
Width 35mm, Height 40mm
North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands [ACFM]

Lucinidae: Codakiinae


Genus: Ctena

Ctena bella (Conrad, 1834)
Kermadec Islands [K.]

Genus: Epicodakia

Width 8mm, Height 7mm
Off Three Kings Islands and off Northland [AE.]

Genus: Lucinoma

Lucinoma galathea Marwick, 1953
Width 50mm, Height 48mm
Off South Island, Chatham and Campbell Islands. Trawled around 170-500 metres [CFMAnE.]

Lucinidae: Leucosphaerinae


Genus: Gonimyrtea

Gonimyrtea concinna (Hutton, 1885)
Height 8.5mm, Width 9.5mm
North Island. Northland to Cook Strait. From 30 to about 180 metres [ACE.]