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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: Mitridae

Mitridae

 

Genus: Cancilla (Domiporta)

 
Cancilla (Domiporta) strangei (Angas, 1867) (=nodostaminea Hedley, =M.franciscana Tenison-Woods, =M.tasmantis Laseron)
Height 25mm
Australia and the Kermadec Islands, 7-376 metres [K.]
 

Genus: Cancilla (Ziba)

 
Cancilla (Ziba) cernohorskyi (Rehder & Wilson, 1975)
Length 28mm
Kermadec Islands [K.]
 
Kermadec Islands [K.]
 
Height 32mm, Width 10mm
Kermadec Islands [K.E.]

Genus: Mitra

 
Mitra carbonaria Swainson, 1822 (=maoria Finlay)
Height 77mm, Width 23mm, Feeds on Sipunculida (Peanut Worms)
North Island, Also Western Australia to New South Wales, Tasmania, Kermadec Islands [K.AC]
Mitra mitra (Linnaeus, 1758)
Height 40-180mm
Indo-W Pacific, Red Sea, Galápagos, Kermadec Islands [K.]
 

Genus: Mitra (Nebularia)

 
Height 9-35mm
Indo-W Pacific, Kermadec Islands [K.]
 

Genus: Mitra (Strigatella)

 
Height 20-31mm
E Africa, Indo-W Pacific, Kermadec Islands [K.]
 
Height 6.5-8mm
Kermadec Islands [K.]
 

Genus: Neocancilla

 
Neocancilla takiisaoi (Kuroda, 1959)
Length 49mm
From Japan to Taiwan, New Caledonia, off Lord Howe Island, and Raoul Island, Kermadec Islands [K.]