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

Splendrillia chathamensis Sysoev & Kantor, 1989

Classification:Gastropoda - Caenogastropoda - Neogastropoda
Family:DRILLIIDAE
Size/Grows to:Height 10.5mm, Width 4.3mm
Distribution:Chatham Islands
Geographical Range:ME.
References and Publications:
  • Sysoev, A.V., Kantor, Y.I. 1989: Anatomy of molluscs of genus Splendrillia with descriptions of two new bathyal species of the genus from New Zealand, New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 16(2) (p.208)