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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
E =
Endemic
I =
Introduced
Bivalvia - Anomalodesmata - Pholadomyoida - Family: Spheniopsidae

Spheniopsidae

 

Genus: Grippina

 
Grippina acherontis Marshall, 2002
Length 2.4mm, Endemic
Off Patea, south-western North Island, 40 metres [CE.]
 
Grippina aupouria (Powell, 1937)
Width 3.5mm, Height 2.7mm, Endemic
Off Three Kings Islands, 260 metres [AE.]
 
Grippina globosa Marshall, 2002
Length 1.4mm, Endemic
Off Three Kings Islands, 100-550 metres [AE.]
 
Grippina pumila Marshall, 2002
Length 2.8mm, Endemic
Off Puysegur Point, south-western South Island, and southern Stewart Island, 55-183 metres [FE.]
 
Grippina punctata Marshall, 2002
Length 2.1mm, Endemic
Off Three Kings Islands and off northern tip of Northland, 53-805 metres [AE.]
 
Grippina rex Marshall, 2002
Length 5.1mm, Endemic
Off Three Kings Islands, 91-805 metres [AE.]
 
Grippina spirata Marshall, 2002
Length 2.05mm, Endemic
East of Three Kings Islands and off Spirits Bay, 63-200 metres [AE.]