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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: Lycoteuthidae

Lycoteuthidae: Lycoteuthinae

 

Genus: Lycoteuthis

 
Lycoteuthis lorigera (Steenstrup, 1875) (=diadema Chun =longimanus Imber not Steenstrup)
Length 19cm (mantle)
Recorded southward from southern North Island, widespread throughout the Southern Ocean. Near surface at night to 600 metres during daylight [ACF]
 

Genus: Nematolampas

 
Length 115mm (animal)
Kermadec Islands [K.E.]
 

Lycoteuthidae: Lampadioteuthinae

 

Genus: Lampadioteuthis

 
[K.A]