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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 - Vetigastropoda - (Vetigastropoda) - Family: Turbinidae

Turbinidae

 

Genus: Astraea

 
Astraea heliotropium (Martyn, 1784)
Width 120mm, Height 60mm, Circular Saw Shell
North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands [ACFME.]

Genus: Bolma

 
Bolma kermadecensis Beau & Ponder, 1979
Height 36mm, Width 47mm
Kermadec Islands, 135-210 metres [K.E.]
 

Genus: Bolma (Ormastralium)

 
Norfolk Islands, Wanganella Bank, and Kiwi Seamount, northern Three Kings Rise [A]

Genus: Cookia

 
Cookia sulcata (Gmelin, 1791)
Width 119mm, Height 90mm, Cooks Turban Shell
North, South and Chatham Islands [ACFME.]

Genus: Lunella

 
Lunella smaragda (Gmelin, 1791)
Width 91mm, Height 84mm, Common Cats Eye
North, South and Stewart Island. Also recently recorded from the Chatham Islands [ACFME.]

Genus: Modelia

 
Modelia granosa (Martyn, 1784)
Height 92mm, Width 90mm, Southern Cats Eye
North, South, Stewart and Chatham Islands. Low tide to about 40 metres [ACFME.]