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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
Bivalvia - Heterodonta - Myoida - Family: Teredinidae

Teredinidae: Teredininae

 

Genus: Lyrodus

 
Lyrodus medilobatus (Edmonson, 1942)
Ship-worm
North Island. Northland to Bay of Plenty. Also Hawaii [A]
 
Lyrodus pedicellatus (Quatrefages, 1849)
Ship-worm
North and South Island [ACF]
 

Genus: Uperotus

 
Uperotus clavus (Gmelin, 1791)
Kermadec Islands [K.]
 

Teredinidae: Bankiinae

 

Genus: Bankia

 
Bankia australis (Calman, 1920)
Width 13mm, Height 13mm, Ship-worm
North and South Island. Also Brisbane, Queensland [AC]
 
Bankia neztalia Turner & McKoy, 1979 (=brevis of authors)
Ship-worm
New South Wales, Australia. New Zealand, from North Cape, North Island, south to Stewart Island [ACFMAn]
 

Genus: Nausitora

 
Nausitora sp. cf. aurita (Hedley, 1899)
Kermadec Islands [K.]
 

Genus: Nototeredo

 
Nototeredo edax (Hedley, 1895)
Ship-worm
North Island. Also South Australia [AC]