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

Cocculinella osteophila Marshall, 1983

Classification:Gastropoda - Vetigastropoda
Family:COCCULINELLIDAE
Size/Grows to:Length 2.3mm, Width 1mm, Height 0.65mm
Distribution:Whangaroa Harbour Entrance, attached to a narrow piece of bone
Geographical Range:AE.
References and Publications:
  • Marshall, B.A. 1983: The family Cocculinellidae (Mollusca: Gastropoda) in New Zealand, National Museum of New Zealand Records, 2(12) (p.140)