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Solemyidae

Nuculidae

Nuculanidae

Yoldiidae

Malletiidae

Mytilidae

Mytilidae: Deep water species

Arcidae

Glycymeridae

Phylobryidae

Pinnidae

Pteriidae

Ostreidae

Anomiidae, Spondylidae

Pectinidae

Pectinidae - foreign invaders

Propeamussiidae

Cyclochlamyidae

Limidae

Hyriidae

Lucinidae

Carditidae

Condylocardiidae

Cardiidae, Chamidae

Sportellidae

Gaimardiidae

Lasaeidae

Mactridae

Mesodesmatidae

Sphaeriidae

Tellinidae

Psammobiidae

Semelidae

Ungulinidae

Veneridae

Corbulidae

Pholadidae

Hiatellidae

Myochamidae

Cleidothaeridae

Thraciidae

Periplomatidae

Cuspidariidae

Poromyidae

Verticordiidae

Euciroidae

Key to Geographical Ranges
NZ Map showing 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 approximation 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
R =
Recent
Sf =
Subfossil
Fo =
Fossil