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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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Gastropoda - Caenogastropoda - Neogastropoda - Family: Mangeliidae



Genus: Heterocithara

Height 5.5mm, Width 2.3mm, Endemic
North Island, Northland to Bay of Plenty and East Cape [AE.]

Genus: Liracraea

Liracraea epentroma (Murdoch, 1905)
Height 6mm, Width 2mm, Endemic
From Cook Strait to Stewart Island [CFE.]
Height 7mm, Width 2.5mm, Endemic
Off Bounty and Auckland Islands [AnE.]
Height 6.8mm, Width 2.5mm, Endemic
Off eastern Otago [FE.]
Liracraea odhneri Powell, 1942
Height 8mm, Width 3.2mm, Endemic
North, upper South Islands and Chatham Islands [ACME.]
Height 5.7mm, Width 2.5mm, Endemic
Off eastern Otago, trawled 550 metres. Off Chatham Islands [FME.]
Liracraea otakauica Powell, 1942
Height 7.8mm, Width 2.7mm, Endemic
Trawled off Otago [FE.]

Genus: Macteola

Macteola interrupta (Reeve, 1846)
Length 12mm
Kermadec Islands [K.]

Genus: Neoguraleus

Neoguraleus amoenus (E.A.Smith, 1884)
Height 14mm, Width 5mm, Endemic
Northland to Bay of Plenty [ACE.]
Height 8mm, Width 3mm, Endemic
South Island. Off Oamaru, eastern Otago [FE.]
Neoguraleus finlayi Powell, 1942
Height 10mm, Width 4mm, Endemic
South Island, Dunedin Harbour [CFE.]
Neoguraleus huttoni (E.A.Smith, 1915)
Height 9mm, Width 3.7mm, Endemic
Northern North Island [AE.]
Neoguraleus interruptus Powell, 1942 (=sandersonae Powell, not Bucknill)
Height 8mm, Width 4.2mm, Endemic
Northland to Hauraki Gulf [ACE.]
Neoguraleus lyallensis (Murdoch, 1905) (=tenebrosus Powell)
Height 13mm, Width 5.5mm, Endemic. Unicoloured, without a definite colour pattern, and the surface is crowded with fine lirations
North, South and Stewart Island. In shell sand [ACFE.]
Height 12.5mm, Width 5mm, Endemic
Manukau Harbour, North Island [CE.]
Neoguraleus murdochi (Finlay, 1924)
Height 9mm, Width 3.5mm, Endemic
North, South and Stewart Islands [ACFE.]
Neoguraleus oruaensis Powell, 1942
Height 9.5mm, Width 4mm, Endemic
Orua Bay, Manukau Harbour [CE.]
Neoguraleus sandersonae (Bucknill, 1927)
Height 15mm, Width 7mm, Endemic
Northland east coast [AE.]
Neoguraleus sinclairi (Gillies, 1882)
Height 11mm, Width 4.5mm, Endemic
North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands [ACFME.]

Genus: Propebela

Height 5mm, Width 2.4mm, Endemic
Off North, South and Chatham Islands [ACFME.]
Propebela fenestratus Powell, 1942
Height 5.4mm, Width 2.3mm, Endemic
Off Northland east coast to East Cape area [AE.]
Height 6mm, Width 3mm, Endemic
Off eastern Otago, trawled 475-640 metres. Also off Chatham Islands and Cook Strait [CFME.]
Propebela infanda (Webster, 1906)
Height 6mm, Width 3mm, Endemic
Off Great Barrier Island [AE.]
Height 8mm, Width 3.7mm, Endemic
Off Chatham Rise, 530-600 metres [CME.]
Propebela munda (Suter, 1909)
Height 7.5mm, Width 3.2mm, Endemic
North Island, off Flat Point, 195 metres [CE.]
Propebela murrhea (Webster, 1906)
Height 5mm, Width 3mm, Endemic
Off Northland east coast to Cook Strait [AE.]
Propebela otagoensis Powell, 1942
Height 6mm, Width 3mm, Endemic
Cook Strait to Otago and off Chatham Islands [CFME.]
Propebela pedica Powell, 1942
Height 5.7mm, Width 2.3mm, Endemic
Off Otago Heads, and Snares Islands [FAnE.]
Height 9mm, Width 3.8mm, Endemic
Off east coast North and South Islands, and Chatham Rise [ACFME.]
Propebela rossiana Powell, 1942
Height 4.3mm, Width 1.8mm, Endemic
North of Auckland Islands [AnE.]
Propebela subtruncata Powell, 1942
Height 6.8mm, Width 3.2mm, Endemic
Trawled off west coast South Island, from Cook Strait to Otago [CFE.]
Propebela ula (Watson, 1881)
Height 6mm, Width 3mm, Endemic
North Island, East Cape to Otago, South Island [CFE.]