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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
E =
Endemic
I =
Introduced

Tambja verconis (Basedow & Hedley, 1905)

Classification:Gastropoda - Opisthobranchia - Nudibranchia
Family:POLYCERIDAE: NEMBROTHINAE
Size/Grows to:Length 100mm (animal)
Distribution:Northland east coast, Poor Knights Islands
Geographical Range:AC
References and Publications:
  • Pola, M., Cervera, J.L., Gosliner, T.M. 2006: Taxonomic revision and phylogenetic analysis of the genus Tambja Burn, 1962 (Mollusca, Nudibranchia, Polyceridae), Zoologica Scripta, 35 (p.498)
  • Enderby, T. Oct/1995: New Nudibranchs in New Zealand or just visitors, Poirieria, 17(4)
  • Willan, R.C., Coleman, N. 1984: Nudibranchs of Australasia, Neville Coleman's Australasian Marine Photographic Index, Sydney (p.12)

Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.