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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 - Patellogastropoda - (Patellogastropoda) - Family: Nacellidae

Nacellidae

 

Genus: Cellana

 
Cellana craticulata (Suter, 1905)
Length 35mm, Width 28mm
Kermadec Islands. On intertidal rocks [K.E.]
 
Cellana denticulata (Martyn, 1784)
Length 70mm, Width 60mm, Height 30mm
Three Kings Islands and northland to Kaikoura. More common in the south [ACE.]
Cellana flava (Hutton, 1873)
Length 60mm, Width 50mm, Height 25mm, Golden Limpet
From eastern Bay of Plenty to Otago [CFE.]
Cellana oliveri Powell, 1955 (=chathamensis of authors not Pilsbry, =bollonsi Powell)
Length 65mm, Width 50mm
Chatham, Antipodes and Bounty Islands [MAnE.]
Cellana ornata (Dillwyn, 1817)
Length 50mm, Width 40mm, Height 12mm, Ornate Limpet
North, South and Stewart Island. On mid tidal rocks [ACFE.]
Cellana radians (Gmelin, 1791)
Length 50mm, Width 45mm, Height 20mm
North, South and Stewart Island. Common in the intertidal zone [ACFE.]
Cellana stellifera (Gmelin, 1791)
Length 70mm, Width 55mm
North, South and Stewart Island. Below low tide [ACFE.]
Cellana strigilis (Hombron & Jacquinot, 1841) (=redimiculum Reeve, =flemingi Powell)
Length 75mm, Width 65mm, Height 30mm
Stewart Island, Foveaux Strait, and the east coast of the South Island up to Kaikoura. Also Auckland, Snares and Campbell Islands. On mid tidal rocks [CFAnE.]

Genus: Nacella

 
Nacella kerguelensis (E.A.Smith, 1877)
Length 80mm, Width 65mm, Macquarie Island record based on 4 beach worn shells found in 1914, which may have drifted there on floating kelp
Macquarie Island. Also Kerguelen & Heard Island [An]
 

Genus: Nacella (Patinigera)

 
Length 60mm, Width 48mm
Macquarie and Heard Island [An]
 
Length 50mm, Width 40mm, Height 25mm
Campbell Islands. On rocks at low tide [AnE.]